Malanga-Yam Pancakes


1/2 pound Malanga
1/2 pound Organic Yams
1 large Egg
2 tablespoons Cilantro chopped
1 teaspoon Lemon Juice
1 teaspoon Salt
2 tablespoons Butter
2 tablespoons Vegetable Oil


Peel Malanga and yam. Set in cold water.

Mix egg, cilantro, lemon juice and salt.

Grate malanga and yam with large grater, should yield 2 cups.

Combine with egg mixture and let stand 10 minutes.

Heat 1 tablespoon each, butter and oil in large non-stick skillet.

Stir malanga mixture. Pour 1/2-cup mixture into pan to make four-half cup mounds. Press into rounds. Fry on low heat until both sides are browned, about 5 minutes. Repeat making 4 more rounds. Serve at once.

Servings: 08