Sweet Potato Fritters

This sweet treat can be served alongside a meal or dusted with confectioners’ sugar for dessert. Delicious with aioli or mayonnaise as a savory side.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 1 cup grated sweet potato
  • 1 cup white cake mix, sifted
  • 1 large egg, beaten
  • 1⁄2 cup whole milk
  • 2 cups canola oil


  • In a large bowl mix all ingredients well to form a batter. Drop by large spoonfuls into hot oil. Fry for approximately 20 seconds on each side. Lift out browned fritters and drain on a paper towel.