Mashed Potato Bites and Cheesy Dip

7
Christine Schnepp

By
@SuperMom77

A recipe I found and tweaked a bit to my family's taste. I also added an easy cheesetastic dipping sauce to the side. These are so sinful and delicious! Enjoy :)

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This recipe turns leftover mashed potatoes into something super tasty! The mustard and pretzels give these bite-sized treats great taste. And we liked the cheese dip too. Next time we make these, we may add some red pepper flakes to the potatoes to give 'em even more flavor. Great recipe... we couldn't stop eating these! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 7 votes

Comments:
Serves:
yeilds 8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Deep Fry

Ingredients

  • POTATO BITES

  • 4 c
    leftover mashed potato
  • 1
    egg
  • 1/2 c
    flour
  • 1 Tbsp
    brown mustard
  • 1 c
    fine crushed pretzels
  • ·
    peanut oil
  • DIPPING SAUCE

  • 1 jar(s)
    Cheez Whiz cheese dip, 15 oz
  • 1 c
    sour cream

How to Make Mashed Potato Bites and Cheesy Dip

Step-by-Step

  1. In a Dutch oven, deep saucepan, or deep fryer, pour the oil to a depth of 5 inches. Heat the oil over medium heat to 350 degrees F.
  2. Combine the potatoes with the egg. Mix in the flour and mustard.
  3. Spoon about 1 heaping tablespoon and form into balls. Roll in the crushed pretzels.
  4. Deep fry until the bites float to the top and are golden brown, 2 to 3 minutes.
  5. Mix Cheez Whiz and sour cream in a microwavable bowl until well blended. Microwave on high 2 to 3 minutes or until heated through, stirring every 30 seconds.

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About Mashed Potato Bites and Cheesy Dip

Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Collection: Thanksgiving 2.0
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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