Yam Nian Gao Fritters

  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 12 min
  • total: 32 min
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  • Summary

    Yam Nian Gao Fritters - a Chinese New Year crispy treat of new year cake sandwiched between slices of taro (a.k.a yam) and sweet potatoes dipped in batter.

    Ingredients

    • ½ taro (peeled and cut into 8 semi-circle slices of 1/8-inch thick) (10 oz/280g)
    • 1 large sweet potato (peeled and cut lengthwise into 8 slices of 1/8-inch thick) (10 oz/280g)
    • 8 slices nian gao (about ¼-inch thick) (1 lb/450g)
    • 1 cup finely crushed or processed gluten free rice krispies (70g)
    • Vegetable oil for frying
    • 1 cup rice flour (130g)
    • 1 large egg
    • ½ tsp salt
    • ½ cup water (120ml)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 4 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0.22%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0.31%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0.1%
    • Sodium: 295 mg 12.31%
    • Calcium: 3 mg 0.28%
    • Potassium: 1 mg 0.04%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0.09%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 1 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.15%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0.15%
    • Vitamin C 0.09%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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