Place Flour, Bread Crumbs, and remaining egg in three separate bowls. More popularly named Papas Rellenas, they are basically mashed potatoes formed into a ball and filled with a seasoned ground beef (picadillo), the … Your potato cheese balls are ready to serve hot and enjoy them with tomato ketchup, sour cream, or any sauce you like to have. Melt butter, then brush all stuffed potato balls … I was able to do about 5 potato balls at a time, Remove from deep fryer after about 5 min and are golden brown. What are they called!? Dust the ball lightly with the remaining cornstarch. Bring a pot of water to boil. )… and then deep-fried. I had something similar when I visited Italy. . Your loaded guac! Ingredients. 3 slices Bacon, cooked and crumbled. Stuffed potatoes balls with spicy keema inside and wrapped with crispy breadcrumb coating refreshes the childhood memories of living in a joint family with cousins and siblings. And drive to one of their 3 locations. Filed Under: Appetizers, Recipes Tagged With: appetizer, beef, cuban, Fried, Meat, Papas Rellenas, Porto's Bakery, potato, Potato Balls. I can’t wait to make them, thanks! There are many things I can learn to live my life without – Porto’s ain’t one of ‘em. Lightly shake to brush off the excess flour. Serves: 25 potato balls. Once at a boil add peeled potatoes and boil until potatoes are fork tender, Once potatoes are fork tender - Remove from heat and drain. These look so so good! Have you ever eaten anything bad that was deep-fried? Make an indentation in the middle and stuff it with the meat mixture. Wow! Okay, so OBVIOUSLY I need to learn how to make potato balls after so many rave reviews! But really, fried mashed potato + meat = delicious in any way, shape, or form, right? Use this section to tell us aboutyou. Shape into a ball. Each individual piece weighs 5.0 ounces and the ratio of filling to potato is 5:1. Add the ground beef and cook until no longer pink. Dust the ball lightly with the remaining cornstarch. OMG we make these but we stuff them with plums. Like – do people know this is a bakery filled with a vast array of other super tasty items such as: cakes, pastries, sandwiches, coffees, salads, macaroons, soups, and full on dinner plates? Appetizers Party Picnic Food Ideas Tea Time/Snacks Petish or Patties – Stuffed Potato Balls. Porto’s has 12,226 Yelp reviews across all 3 of their locations, 5,871 of these reviews are solely about their potato balls. Potato obsession is an everyday struggle , These sounds really good. Get the recipe at Delish.com. If you live in the L.A. area, and have never been to Porto’s Bakery, stop reading and go now. You can also form larger potato balls, for a filling lunch, side dish, or hand-held snack. And then there’s that creamy potato filling with picadillo – you’re totally making my mouth water! Cover the filling with more potato dough. When you get there order a dozen of their stuffed potato balls … Coat the potato ball in flour, then eggs, then bread crumbs. I can’t believe you posted this recipe – I fell IN LOVE with these at Portos about a month ago and haven’t stopped thinking about them since. Set aside and let cool. Ooolala I’m interested in the Italian version! Cover the filling with more potato dough. Step4: Fry the stuffed potato balls, until golden brown on all sides. 29.1 g I’ll go back to my kale and quinoa dinner tomorrow night. haha. These Stuffed Potato Balls are a great way to use up leftover mashed potatoes, turkey, gravy, and cranberry sauce! I started to and then I asked myself what I was doing. (And your photos are fabulous! Place potatoes into a medium pot … Baked instead of fried, they're a healthy and delicious way to make a meal out of leftover mashed potatoes. 9 %. OMG. , These just look simply amazing! Alright. In a large wok or dutch oven, heat oil to a medium high heat. Porto’s is pretty much known for their potato balls (papa rellenas). I think I’m done talking at you now. Roll the potato ball in the bread crumbs until evenly coated, then place on a baking sheet. How to make Stuffed Potato Balls? Potatoes are my favorites but the fact that you have wrapped them around ground beef and deep fried them makes them so much better! Thanks for your time! Wow these looks incredible! Cut it into half and put out each potato filling and mix it with species and parsley. About these fried Cuban potato balls. Mash potatoes with milk and salt. Straight nutttttts. To give it a Nigerian twist, you can also prepare it with mashed yams or sweet potatoes and fill with meat and veggies of choice. Make an indentation in the middle and stuff it with the meat mixture. These Stuffed Potato Balls are then breaded and fried to golden brown perfection! Put 4-5 potato balls into the hot oil with the help of the slotted spoon. Petish or Patties – Stuffed Potato Balls. 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