- 3 cups cold mashed potatoes
- 2 egs, beaten
- 2 tbsp grated Parmesan Cheese
- salt and pepper
- Vegetable oil (for frying)
Level of difficulty Average
Cost Average budget
Combine mashed potatoes, eggs and cheese in large bowl; mix well with a fork. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
Shape mixture into logs about 3 inches long and 2 inches wide.
Pour 1/4 inch oil into large skillet; add a few croquettes. Saute until browned on the bottom; turn and brown on other side. Drain on paper towel; keep warm while sauteing remaining croquettes.
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Combine summer zucchini with leftover mashed potatoes for a delicious, savory treat!
- 5 Potatoes
- 1.5 Cup shredded zucchini
- 3/4 Cup shredded cheese
- 3/ Cup milk
- 1/3 Cup coriander, chopped
- 1/3 Cup basil, chopped
- Parmesan, to sprinkle
- Salt and pepper, to season
- Chop the potatoes in half, boil until very tender and drain.
- In a bowl, combine the potatoes and zucchini. Add the grated cheese, milk, coriander, basil, salt and pepper, and mix thoroughly.
- On a baking tray, spoon out the zucchini-potato mixture and form into balls.
- Sprinkle with Parmesan and grated cheese, and bake at 350°F for 15 minutes.
- When golden, remove from oven... and enjoy!