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Sweet Potato Goat Cheese Puffs

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Simply Potatoes® Sweet Potato Mashed #17700 | Yield: 4

Sweet Potato Goat Cheese Puffs
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Ingredients

Simply Potatoes® Sweet Potato Mashed #17700 16 oz.
Papetti's® Easy Eggs® Liquids Whole Eggs #91200 1/2 cup
goat cheese 3 oz.
all-purpose flour 1/4 cup
fresh rosemary, minced, divided 1 tsp.
grated parmesan cheese, divided 6 oz.
kosher salt 1 tsp.
ground black pepper 1/2 tsp.
bread crumbs 3/4 cup

Quick Tips

  • Serve as an appetizer or signature side. 
  • Use any Simply Potatoes® mashed variety with this recipe. 

Directions

  1. Preheat deep fryer to 350° F.
  2. In medium bowl, combine mashed sweet potatoes, goat cheese, flour, 1⁄2 tsp. rosemary, 1⁄2 cup Parmesan cheese, salt and pepper. Blend until creamy and smooth. 
  3. Cover. Refrigerate 20-25 minutes. Potato mixture will be soft. The colder it is, the more firm it will be. Work with cold potatoes. 
  4. Using small melon scoop (about 11⁄2 tsp.), scoop potato mixture into 40-48 balls. Place balls on sheet trays. Refrigerate until ready to cook. 
  5. In another medium bowl, combine bread crumbs, remaining 1⁄2 tsp. rosemary 
  6. and remaining 1⁄4 cup Parmesan cheese. Mix. 
  7. Prepare about 5 puffs at a time. Drop balls into egg. Coat potato balls completely. 
  8. Move balls to bread crumbs. Roll them until fully covered. 
  9. Place coated potato balls in hot deep fryer. Cook about 1-2 minutes, or until golden brown and hot in center. 
  10. Remove puffs from fryer and drain. Serve immediately. 

Nutrition Facts

  • Serving Size (236g)
  • Servings Per Container
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories 490 Calories from Fat 190
  • % Daily Value*
  • Total Fat 21g 32%
    • Saturated Fat 11g 55%
    • Trans Fat 0g
  • Cholesterol 155mg 52%
  • Sodium 1560mg 65%
  • Total Carbohydrate 43g 14%
    • Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
    • Sugars 15g
  • Protein 30g
Vitamin A 110% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 60% Iron 20%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:
Calories: 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less than 65g 80g
Saturated Fat Less than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carbohydrate 300g 375g
Dietary Fiber 25g 30g
Calories per gram:
Fat 9 · Carbohydrate 4 · Protein 4
 

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