When i saw this potato bomb recipe In the book of the perfect couple, the potato and the egg, I could only think of the great reason that the authors of the book have. Although in this case the egg is an additional ingredient to the recipe or less important than the potato itself.
The amounts that I put below are to make this recipe as if it were a snack or a very light first. When you go stuffed if you want you can put them as a main course and accompanied by some additional filling.
Ingredients for 4 people
- 400 gr of potatoes, 1 onion, 150 gr of minced beef, 1 garlic, 1 good stream of chilli sauce, 100 ml of tomato sauce, olive oil, flour, breadcrumbs, eggs and salt.
Preparation of potato pumps
We put the potatoes to cook, once clean, in water for about 30 minutes. They should be soft so time will depend on the size of the potatoes.
While the potatoes we do the filling. It is about making a stir-fry and that it is dry with the meat, onion and garlic well chopped. When the meat has taken color we add the tomato sauce and the chilli sauce, stir and let it cook for about 10 minutes until it is very dry.
Once the potatoes are cooked, we cool them to peel them and crush them with a fork. We add salt, freshly ground black pepper and a little olive oil. Remove.
We form some balls and crush them. We put some filling and close them. To fry them we pass them through flour, egg and breadcrumbs.
Processing time | 1 hour
Difficulty | Half
Name, potato bomb recipe It is given by the form of meatball they have and also by the filling that we have put, a little spicy. On the one hand the spicy can be regulated but we can also fill them with one and a thousand things. Cooked vegetables, mushrooms, powerful flavor fish, etc.