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mash-up meatball munchies

Recipe details:

mash-up meatball munchies

what you need

  • 1 1/2 cups mashed potatoes
  • 1 1/2 cups finely chopped roasted turkey
  • 3/4 cup roasted sweet potatoes, chopped
  • 1 1/4 cups panko bread crumbs
  • Vegetable oil, for frying
  • Cranberry sauce, for serving

here's how

  1. In a large bowl, stir the potatoes, turkey, and sweet potatoes until well-mixed. Form into 1 1/2-inch balls. Roll in the panko crumbs until well coated, pressing the crumbs to adhere.
  2. Fill a medium saucepan with oil to a depth of 3 inches. Heat the oil until hot but not smoking (360°F). Carefully add about 5 balls; do not crowd the pan. Cook, turning once, until golden brown and heated through, about 3 minutes. Transfer the balls to paper towels. Repeat with the remaining balls, reheating the oil between batches.
  3. Serve hot or warm with cranberry sauce.