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Potato Candy Pinwheels with Salted Caramel and Chocolate

Potato Candy Pinwheels with Salted Caramel and Chocolate


  • 1/4 cup cooked potatoes, mashed
  • 3 tablespoons milk
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 pound Dixie Crystals Confectioners Powdered Sugar
  • 1/4 cup chocolate ganache
  • 3 tablespoons caramel ice cream topping
  • Pinch sea salt flake


  1. In a large bowl, combine mashed potatoes, milk, vanilla extract and salt.  Stir until uniform.
  2. Slowly add confectioners' sugar into potato mixture until a doughy consistency  Cover and place in refrigerator to chill, at least one hour.
  3. Just before rolling out candy, prepare chocolate ganache. Bring 1/4 cup heavy cream to a simmer over low heat.  Remove from heat; add 1/4 cup chocolate chips (any flavor – dark, milk, or semi-sweet).  Allow to melt for 30 seconds, then stir until smooth.  Allow to cool before using.
  4. Roll dough into a large rectangular on a piece of wax or parchment paper.
  5. Carefully spread chocolate ganache evenly over the rectangle of dough.  Drizzle caramel topping over the chocolate, then sprinkle with sea salt flakes.
  6. Roll dough into the shape of a jelly roll and refrigerate, covered, for 1 hour. Slice the dough into pinwheels to serve.  Keep chilled.
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Recipe developed for Dixie Crystals by Susan Whetzel @doughmesstic.