- I give you my epic spiced sweet potato waffles recipe -
My favorite part of Thanksgiving is the leftovers. Turkey cranberry sandwiches, turkey minestrone soup, or even just eating the leftover bits of turkey cold, straight out of the fridge. And, we can’t forget about the pie! Leftover pie for breakfast the next day is the best, though probably not the healthiest choice after an evening dedicated almost entirely to eating the richest selection of American dishes on record.
I’m a huge fan of sweet potato pie, and I’ll selfishly steal away any leftovers for myself. One year I impulsively mixed some of my coveted leftover sweet potato pie into some waffle batter I was working on, and dear lawd! Those sweet potato waffles were so good that my eyes rolled up, my head flopped back, and I swear I let out a guttural Homer Simpson-like gurgle. I knew I wanted to recreate them for you, my lovely readers, but having the attention span of a goldfish, I kept forgetting to construct an actual recipe. [Read more...]