You might hear potato smiley often as it is a popular fried snack which never goes wrong to be consumed at any times. Yet, have you ever tried a healthy version of this snack? Yes, healthy means it is not being fried, but it is being baked. Interesting, isn’t it? So, how to make it and does it have different ingredients with the usual potato smileys you eat? How about the taste? Let’s try to make it and you will be guilt-free when you eat it.
Ingredients of Baked Potato Smiley
It is still the same potato smiley we all have known so potatoes are still the main ingredient here. Do it with 500g mashed potato. Other ingredients you need to have are 2 tablespoons of cornflour, ½ tablespoon of oregano, 1 egg, 50g breadcrumbs, and salt and pepper to taste. To make it even tastier, you can add 50g cheddar cheese, grated. Right, it is a healthy version of potato smileys so you might keep the oil for this time.
Steps in Making Healthy Baked Potato Smiley
The first thing you need to do is preheat the oven to 180c. While waiting, mix some ingredients like mashed potato, cornflour, oregano, salt, pepper, and cheese to a bowl. Cool it down for half an hour in the fridge.
30 minutes has passed. It is time to take the potato dough out of the fridge and make it into small equal balls. Then, flatten each ball into a round shape. Make sure you have same or similar thickness. Place it on the baking sheet and brush each with egg you have prepared before. Sprinkle it with breadcrumbs. You have to do it to the other side, too.
Make a smiley face by using a straw to have two eyes and the end of a spoon to make a smile. Bake it for about 25-30 minutes until it becomes golden brown. Take it out from the oven and voilaa.. Healthy baked potato smiley will definitely make you smile.