Fried Potato Balls Recipe



This is a lot easier to make than I had thought.  Everyone always enjoys these so much.  I usually serve them with either ranch dressing or sweet and sour sauce for dipping.


What You Will Need:

–   2 cups of mashed potatoes

–   1 beaten egg

–   3/4 cup of shredded cheddar cheese

–   1/2 cup of chopped green onions

–   1/4 cup of bacon bits

–   1/2 cup of dry bread crumbs

–   oil for frying


What You Will Need to do:

1.   Place mashed potatoes in a large bowl and let sit at room temperate for about 30 minutes.

2.   Now stir in the egg, cheese, onions and bacon bits.  Shape into 1-inch balls and then roll in bread crumbs.

3.   In a skillet, heat up the oil.  Fry potato balls for 2-3 minutes or until they become golden brown.

4.   Place on paper towel to absorb excess oil and enjoy!


Bacon Wrapped Potatoes with Creamy Dill Sauce


My husband absolutely loves bacon and then potatoes on top of it, this is one of his favourite appetizers.


What You Will Need:

–   12-15 potatoes, cut in half

–   15 pieces of bacon, cut crosswise

–   ¾ cup of mayonnaise

–   ¼ cup of milk

–   1 tsp of caraway seeds

–   2 Tbsp of dill

–   ¼ tsp of salt

–   ¼ tsp of pepper


What You Will Need to do:

1.   Steam the potatoes in a steamer basket in a saucepan  for about 15 minutes or until tender.

2.   Preheat your oven to 425° F.

3.   Line a baking sheet with foil.  Wrap each potato with a piece of bacon and place, seam-side down, on the baking sheet.

4.   Bake until the bacon becomes crisp, about 18 minutes.

5.   While you’re waiting for the potatoes to bake, in a bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, milk, dill, caraway seeds, salt and pepper.  Enjoy with the potatoes.



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