Honey BBQ Tuna Sweet Potato Latke

Sweet potato latkes are delicious every month of the year
Honey BBQ Tuna Sweet Potato Latke

Recipe Courtesy of Michelle Wie

"An easy meal that looks gourmet. This grated sweet potato is topped with Honey BBQ tuna for a robust filling flavor."

-Michelle  

About Michelle 

Michelle Wie is an American professional golfer on the LPGA Tour. Michelle is not only athletic but is also a champion in the kitchen. She enjoys being creative with food and became a spokesperson for StarKist® in 2016. She is a fan of the brand’s pouched Tuna and Salmon Creations because they are a great source of protein and convenient for her on-the-go lifestyle. She lives in Jupiter, Florida, and enjoys painting, sketching, cooking and spending time with her dog, Lola, when she is not practicing or playing golf.

10
Servings
61
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

For the Sweet Potato Latkes

  • 2 Pouches  tuna, such as StarKist Kid’s Creations® Honey Barbeque Tuna
  • 4  Cups  sweet potato, shredded (~1 large sweet potato)
  • 1/4  Cup  green onion, chopped
  • 1/2  Cup  almond meal
  • 1-2  Tablespoon  chili powder
  • 1/4  Teaspoon  salt
  • 1/4  Teaspoon  ground black pepper
  • Eggs, beaten
  • 1/2  Cup  red cabbage, shredded
  • Avocado, diced

Directions

For the Sweet Potato Latkes

Preheat oven to 400°F.  Spray 1 large baking pan with cooking spray.

Shred sweet potato in food processor or with a grater and place in a large bowl.  Mix in green onion.

In a small bowl stir together almond meal, chili powder, salt and pepper.  Add to the sweet potatoes and onions and combine.

Stir in eggs and gently mix until well combined.

Drop ~ ¼ cup of the mixture onto the baking pan and pat down. 

Bake for 6 – 8 minutes, until lightly browned and firm.

Place on serving platter and top with 1 – 2 Tbsp. of tuna, shredded cabbage and avocado.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
1g
1%
Sugar
2g
2%
Carbohydrate, by difference
12g
9%
Protein
3g
7%
Vitamin A, RAE
173µg
25%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
12mg
16%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
243µg
100%
Calcium, Ca
80mg
8%
Choline, total
1mg
0%
Fiber, total dietary
5g
20%
Folate, total
1µg
0%
Iron, Fe
1mg
6%
Magnesium, Mg
60mg
19%
Niacin
2mg
14%
Phosphorus, P
84mg
12%
Selenium, Se
1µg
2%
Sodium, Na
159mg
11%
Water
82g
3%