Potato is a vegetable that can be used to make various types of food as well as snacks. One of the easy-to-make snacks from potato is potato smiley. As the name suggests, the main ingredient of the snack is potato that is made with a smiley emoticon on it. There are two ways to make this snack: by frying and by baking. Here we’re going to make baked potato smiley so check the detail below.
Ingredients to Make Potato Smiley
You don’t need many ingredients to make potato smiley. The main ingredient you have to prepare is mashed potato. The amount of mashed potato depends on how much you have. In order to make this snack for three people you need to prepare 500 grams of mashed potato, 2 tbsp of corn flour, 50 grams of cheddar cheese, salt and pepper, 50 grams of breadcrumbs, ½ tsp of oregano, and 1 medium egg.
Steps to Make Potato Smiley
In order to make baked potato smiley you need to preheat the oven to 1800C. Then, prepare a bowl and start to mix the potato, corn flour, cheese, and oregano. After that, add some salt and pepper based on your taste. When the ingredients are mixed together, put the dough in the fridge for about 30 minutes. The purpose of putting the dough in the fridge is to make it easier to work with.
After 30 minutes, divide the dough into 12 parts and create a ball for each part. Flatten the ball into a round shape and make it as thin as a coin. Next, prepare a baking sheet and place the flatten potato on it. Brush the surface of the potato with egg and spread it with breadcrumbs. Do it with another side of the potato. Don’t forget to create the smiley faces on it using a teaspoon and a knife. Bake it in the oven for around 25 to 30 minutes until it turns into golden brown.