Microwave 【Purple Yam Cake】
This fluffy cake is made with all-purpose flour and purple yam. Since we found purple yam in local Asian stores, it has quickly become one my family’s favorite foods. We love its sweet taste and beautiful color.
Cook time: 3-4 minutes
Stand time: 1-2 hours
Serves: 6 servings
1) 75g peeled and cubed purple yam, 1 tbsp water;
2) 3/4 cup all purpose flour (120g), 2-3 tbsp sugar (30-45g), ½ tsp baking powder;
3) 3/4 tsp fast rising yeast;
4) 1/2 cup+1.5 tbsp water (142g).
1: Place purple yam pieces in a bowl. Add 1 tbsp water and cover with food wrap. Microwave at high for 2-3 minutes until the yam is fully cooked (Picture 1). Mash yam with a fork.
2: Add all ingredients of Ingredient 2) to 4) in the bowl (Picture 2). Beat with a handheld mixer at low speed for a minute, then at high speed for 2 minutes until fully mixed (Picture 3).
4: Microwave at high for 3-4 minutes until a toothpick comes out clean. Cool and cut into small pieces before serving.