Mashed Potato & Broccoli Bites

A perfect way to use up left over mashed potato.  Ingredients  500g mashed and cooled potato 1 head of brocolli boiled and diced 30g butter 1 tablespoon of Beetroot dip mix  1 teaspoon porcini salt or normal salt  Method: Mix all ingredients well, place into snack press and cut into desired lengths.  Place bites on…

Smashed Potatoes with Olives 

My favourite kitchen tool and I’m sure Hubby would agree with me is our microwave jacket potato maker. Best $5 ever spent. Ingredients  4 potatoes (washed and I left skin on ) 1/4 cups diced olives  1 heaped tablespoon tapanade dip mix  1/2 cup Greek yoghurt  Method:  Cook potatoes until soft, then mash with a…

Loaded Sweet Potatoes

We love sweet potatoes in our household as hubby is a gym junkie! Cut sweet potatoes in half, place into a baking dish and bake at 180-200 degrees for approx 45 minutes or until the centre is soft. Remove from oven and mash centre with a fork until light and fluffy. I topped these with…

Sweet Potato Hash Browns with Cheats Poached Eggs

Happy Easter to all! I had a craving for Hash Browns so I thought I would make my own from our plentiful supply of sweet potatoes.   Ingredients: Approximately  1kg of Grated Sweet Potato 2 Eggs Nutmeg or Pumpkin Pie Spice Coconut Oil or Olive Oil for Frying Salt & Pepper   Method: Grate Sweet…

 Potato Fritters                

I woke up one morning last week and had a craving for hash browns. This was the next best thing I could come up with lol. 2 large potatoes grated  1 spring onion diced finely  A few sprigs of coriander chopped 1 cup of besan (chick pea flour) 1/2 cup Water to make it into…

Tropical Stuffed Potatoes

I was looking for a simple side dish to accompany a simple stir through pasta dish one night earlier this year. We love cooking our potatoes in the microwave using our nifty little jacket potato cooker. Wash and Clean Your Potatoes then either wrap in foil and bake in the oven or pierce with a…