CAPS COOKBOOK CHALLENGE - WEEK 2: NICKLAS BACKSTROM'S SWEET POTATO PANCAKES

Firstly, we want to thank all of the participants who've submitted photos for Week 1's Ropa Vieja challenge. Lots of talented cooks out there! And congratulations to our Week 1 winner, Amy Miller! You can check out her winning photos on our Facebook page.

Keep cooking! We are in Week 2 with two more weeks to go.

This next recipe is perfect  This week's recipe is for Backy's SuperFd fave -- Sweet Potato Pancakes. Check out the video with a little help from Chef Robert Wood! 

https://vimeo.com/208375923

Greatest of luck!

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THE RECIPE

Ingredients

• 2 medium sweet potatoes roasted in skin, then peeled and mashed
• 3 eggs
• 1 cup almond milk
• 2 teaspoons cinnamon
• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
• 1 cup all-purpose or gluten-free flour

Instructions

Combine the sweet mashed potatoes with the eggs, almond milk, cinnamon, and vanilla. Mix well. 

Sift in the flour of choice. Cook on a prepared griddle for about 2 minutes per side, depending on thickness.

THE RULES

  • A recipe will be posted from the Cooking with the Caps cookbook every Monday for four weeks.

  • If you feel like you got what it takes, recreate the recipe at home. Be sure to get some great pictures because the best one will be selected and announced as the winner. Tag us in your photos and use the #CapsCookbook hashtag so we can select from the wonderful pics.

  • What do you get for all of that hard work in the kitchen? A copy of Cooking with the Caps Cookbook signed by a Caps player! Winners are announced on Monday.

 

 

John Cosgrove