Recipe: Sweet Potato Pancake

A simple and tasty pancake with only 3 ingredients. Also dairy-free and gluten-free, which makes it suitable for allergic children. Feel free to season it to make it extra good!

Elin Oresten

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Recipe by Elin Oresten

Founder of Knatteplock โ€“ BLW food for kids!

Recipe: Sweet Potato Pancake Photo:


  • 1.5 dl sweet potato puree (approx. 150 grams of uncooked sweet potato)
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tablespoons of cornstarch
  • Seasoning (optional): 0.5 tsp Ceylon cinnamon and a pinch of vanilla powder


Peel the sweet potato and cut it into pieces. Boil it in a pot of water and let it boil until the potatoes are soft. Remove from the plate and mix to a smooth puree. Let it cool. Then mix sweet potato puree, egg, cornstarch, and seasoning in a bowl. Let stand for 5 min. Heat a frying pan with butter and rapeseed oil. Scoop out small batter dollops (approximately 1.5 tbsp) and fry on medium heat. Flip when it bubbles on top.


Age adjustments:

๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿป From 6-9 months: cut the pancake in half.
๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿฝ From 9*-12 months: cut the pancake into small pieces, approx. 1x1 cm. *From the time the child developed a pincer grasp.
๐Ÿง’๐Ÿผ From 12 months and up: cut the pancake into small pieces, about 1x1 cm, and serve with a fork.

โš ๏ธ Allergens: eggs
โœ… Keep in the fridge for up to 3 days, it can be frozen.

Elin Oresten

Recipe by Elin Oresten

Founder of Knatteplock โ€“ BLW food for kids!


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