Shrimp Cakes Recipe

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Ingredients (16)

  • For the spice mix:
  • 1/4 cup cumin seeds
  • 3 tablespoons whole black peppercorns
  • 1 tablespoons coriander seeds
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons sea salt
  • For the shrimp cakes:
  • 1 pound sweet potatoes
  • 4 large garlic cloves, unpeeled
  • 4 tablespoons (or more) extra virgin olive oil
  • 8 ounces peeled, cooked shrimp, coarsely chopped
  • 2/3 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 2/3 cup finely ground breadcrumbs
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped pickled or fresh jalapeños, seeds discarded
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped red onion
  • Flour for dusting (1/2 to 1 cup)

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