Chocolate Sweet Potato Cake

The Sweet Potato Cake is one of the favorite desserts of the Inhabitants of Reunion
This Cake is a sweet dish which comes from "LES HAUTS", that is heights of the island

It can be enjoyed in the afternoon and makes the happiness of young and old

Here I opted for the variant in the chocolate

Bon Appetit!!!

Ingredients :

  • 1 kg sweet potato

  • 150 g butter

  • 150 g sugar

  • 100 g flour

  • 3 eggs

  • vanilla beans

  • rum

  • a chocolate bar (200 g)

Method :

  1. Peel and wash sweet potatoes

  2. In a big pan of water, put them cooking with vanilla beans

  3. Once cooked well crush them in press purée with the butter

  4. Add sugar, eggs one by one, flour and rum

  5. Melt the chocolate and mix delicately in the dough

  6. Pour into a greased tin and decorate with stripes by means of a fork

  7. Put in the oven 30-40 min in 180 degrees


Bon Appetit!!!


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