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squash croquettes

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Melissa Gonzalez
Somewhere, TX

This is from my Mom. Its great comfort food. The Squash and onion mixture can be frozen till u need it.

(2 ratings)
yield serving(s)
prep time 20 Min
cook time 5 Min

Ingredients For squash croquettes

  • 4-5
    squash, fresh, cut up
  • 1
    onion, small, cut up
  • 1 c
    cracker crumbs, fine
  • 1
    egg, beaten
  • 1/4 c
    bell pepper, chopped
  • 1/2 c
    grated cheese, what ever flavor you like
  • 1/4 stick

How To Make squash croquettes

  • 1
    Cook squash and onion is a small amount of water, with salt added, drain well, then mash.(you can leave some of the squash in chunks is you like)
  • 2
    Add the egg, butter cheese, pepper and 1/2 cup cracker crumbs.
  • 3
    Mix well, shape into balls, about 1 inch (can be bigger or smaller depending on how many your feeding)and roll in remaining cracker crumbs.
  • 4
    Fry in skillet or deep fry at 350.