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Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 86 g
(Approx. 6 Servings)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 210 Calories From Fat 60
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7 g 11%
Saturated Fat 1.5 g 8%
Trans Fat 0.0 g
Cholesterol 30 mg 10%
Sodium 360 mg 15%
Total Carbohydrate 29 g 10%
Dietary Fiber 8 g 2%
Sugars 4 g
Protein 6 g
Vitamin A 4% Iron 10%
Vitamin C 30% Calcium 8%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Nutrition Facts represent the ingredients displayed and are estimates only. We make no representations or warranties regarding the nutrition information provided. Adding optional ingredients or substituting products could alter the nutritional content of this recipe.
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Fried Potato Cakes

Prep Time
10 minutes
Cook Time
15 minutes
Total Time
25 minutes
6  People


Recipe makes 6 Servings

2/3 cup(s) H-E-B Select Ingredients Whole Milk
2 cup(s) instant mashed potatoes
1/8 Tsp salt
1 Tsp black pepper
1/2 cup(s) green onions, chopped
1 large egg, beaten
1 cup(s) Hill Country Fare Zesty Bread Crumbs
1 cup(s) vegetable oil, for frying
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Boil 1 /4 cups water in a 2-quart saucepan over high heat.
Remove saucepan from heat and add milk.
Stir in potato flakes, salt, and pepper.
Add onion and egg to prepared potatoes; stir to combine and set aside.
Place bread crumbs in a medium-size bowl.
Scoop potatoes, 1/4 cup at a time, into bowl with bread crumbs.
Press potato cakes into bread crumbs until completely coated.
Place coated potato cakes on a sheet of wax paper and set aside.
Heat vegetable oil in a frying skillet over medium-high heat to 375 degrees.
Fry 3 to 4 potato puffs at a time for 2-3 minutes or until golden brown.
Optional flavor add-ons: Add 1/2 cup cubed mozzarella or muenster cheese, 1/2 cup crumbled cooked bacon or 1/2 cup cooked and chopped shrimp to potato mixture before coating with crumbs and frying



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