loaded Yukon Gold Mashed Potato Balls

barbara lentz

By
@blentz8

Crunchy Cheesy Bacony Goodness

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Serves:
6
Prep:
1 Hr 30 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Deep Fry

Ingredients

4 medium
yukon gold potatoes peeled and cut into small cubes
4 slice
bacon
2/3 c
sharp cheddar cheese shredded
3
green onions minced
2 Tbsp
butter
1/4 c
sour cream
salt and pepper to taste
1/2 c
arrowroot starch
2 large
eggs beaten
2 c
panko breadcrumbs
oil for deep frying

Step-By-Step

1Cook the potatoes in boiling water until soft. Cook the bacon in a skillet and drain on paper towels and then chop into tiny pieces.
2Mash the potatoes with the butter and sour cream adding more sour cream if needed to get the right consistency. Don't make it to runny. Season with salt and pepper.
3Add the bacon, green onions and cheese. Refrigerate for 1 hour until cold. Roll into balls about the size of a golf ball. Set aside on wax paper lined baking sheet. Heat the oil for frying.
4Get three shallow dishes in one place the arrowroot starch the other the beaten eggs and the last one the Panko.
Roll each ball in the arrowroot then the egg then the Panko.
Work in batches and deep fry until golden.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American