Crispy Potato Bites

Crispy Potato Bites

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Crispy Potato Bites

A warm batter made with mashed potatoes and a blend of cheeses is fried until golden brown to make these crispy, delicious appetizers.

50 min

prep time

50 mins

total time






3 cups oil

1 pkg. (24 oz.) ORE-IDA STEAM N' MASH Cut Russet Potatoes

1 Tbsp. butter

1 can (5 oz.) evaporated milk

1 egg, beaten

1 cup KRAFT Shredded Cheddar Cheese

1 cup POLLY-O Shredded Romano Cheese

1 cup flour


Heat oil in large saucepan on medium-high heat to 375ºF.

Meanwhile, microwave potatoes as directed on package. Empty into large bowl. Add butter and milk; mash until potatoes are desired consistency. Add egg; mix well. Stir in remaining ingredients.

Drop batter into hot oil, using about 2 Tbsp. batter for each appetizer and cooking about 6 appetizers at a time. Cook 1-1/2 to 3 min. or until golden brown. Remove from oil with slotted spoon; drain on paper towels. Sprinkle with cheese.

*AC Nielsen 52-week all outlet sales 6/13/2018