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Potato Croquettes

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Ingredients
  Potatoes 1 1⁄2 Pound, boiled , peeled and mashed or 1 packet instant potato, made up
  Butter/Margarine 1 Ounce
  Evaporated milk/1/4 pint milk 4 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Egg 1 , beaten
  Hot water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Breadcrumbs/Rolled oats 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Oil 2 Cup (32 tbs) (For Frying)
  Chopped chives/Spring onions/ little cress 1 Tablespoon
Directions

MAKING
1) In a saucepan, mix potatoes with fat, milk, seasonings and egg, mashing potatoes well.
2) With a wooden spoon, beat the mixture well and make a smooth but a stiff mixture by pouring required water.
3) Let cool and divide the mixture into 8 portions.
4) Coat each portion with breadcrumbs or oatmeal and shape to a flat oblong shape, having 1/2 inch thickness.
5) Lightly brown the croquettes in hot oil on both sides and drain the excess oil.

SERVING
6) Pour over any sauce and serve hot, garnishing with chives, onions or cress.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
French
Course: 
Side Dish
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Potato
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1263 Calories from Fat 1089

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 123 g189.5%

Saturated Fat 19.7 g98.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 72.5 mg24.2%

Sodium 219.5 mg9.1%

Total Carbohydrates 39 g12.9%

Dietary Fiber 4.1 g16.4%

Sugars 3.5 g

Protein 7 g14.1%

Vitamin A 8.8% Vitamin C 60%

Calcium 8.9% Iron 11.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Potato Croquettes Recipe