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Yucca Pancakes and Cilantro Aioli

  • Prep 5 min
  • Total 20 min
  • Ingredients 11
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

Yucca Pancakes:

1
pound of yucca, cooked and deveined
1/2
cup chopped onion
1
garlic clove
3
tablespoons of yucca flour
Salt to taste
1/4
cup cilantro leaves
1/4
cup vegetable oil
1/4
cup wheat flour

Cilantro Aioli:

1
cup mayonnaise
1/2
cup cilantro leaves
2
tablespoons fresh lime juice

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
% Daily Value
% Daily Value*:
Exchanges:
Free
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
No nutrition information available for this recipe

Expert Tips

Use frozen yucca to save time and prepare it according to the instructions on the packaging.

These delicious yucca pancakes are one of my family's favorite dishes! They're so good that I usually make a second batch so I have some left over for the next day. The best thing about them is that they're so easy to make and they go with any kind of meal. My kids like when I add butter and fresh cheese on top. Go ahead and make them, you'll love them!

Directions

  • 1 Place the yucca, onion, yucca flour, salt, and cilantro leaves in a food processor and pulse several times until everything is well-mixed. The end product will be a sticky paste.
  • 2 Heat the oil in a nonstick pan over medium heat.
  • 3 Flour your hands and form the yucca pancakes. Make them any size you wish.
  • 4 Fry the pancakes, in batches, until they are golden on both sides, about 2 minutes per side.
  • 5 To make the cilantro sauce: place the mayonnaise, cilantro, and lime juice in a small food processor. Process until everything has been well mixed.
  • 6 Serve the pancakes with the cilantro sauce.

These delicious yucca pancakes are one of my family's favorite dishes! They're so good that I usually make a second batch so I have some left over for the next day. The best thing about them is that they're so easy to make and they go with any kind of meal. My kids like when I add butter and fresh cheese on top. Go ahead and make them, you'll love them!

Rate and Comment

Oriana Romero Oriana Romero
September 20, 2016

These delicious yucca pancakes are one of my family's favorite dishes! They're so good that I usually make a second batch so I have some left over for the next day. The best thing about them is that they're so easy to make and they go with any kind of meal. My kids like when I add butter and fresh cheese on top. Go ahead and make them, you'll love them!