Serious Eats: Recipes
Fried Yuca with Spicy Mayo
Note: Aji amarillo is a sweet yellow chili paste that can be found in most Latin markets with Peruvian ingredients. It can be omitted or replaced with a few dashes of your favorite hot sauce.
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