Homemade potato smiles..Healthy snack for kids…Smiling yummy potatoes is one of the favorite snack items for my daughter. She always ask me to buy frozen potato smiles which is available in markets. I used to say, it is full of preservatives and don’t eat more. Then I decided to prepare at home, Homemade potato smiles. When we see this snack also, definitely smile will appear on our face. It is a wonderful snack item which is protein rich and no added any preservatives. Some people will add egg in the dough. I’m not adding egg and I prepared as pure vegetarian snack. All kids will love it and it is the best after school snack item. This wonderful smiles is prepared with smashed boiled potatoes. I’m very glad to share this recipe with you all. Let us see, how to prepare the healthy and tasty homemade snack item.. Potato smiles.
Boil water in a bowl. Peel off the skin in potatoes, cut into medium pieces and add it in to the boiling water.After the potatoes are fully boiled, drain the water.Smash the boiled and drained potatoes without any lumps.Add corn flour, pepper powder, salt to the smashed potatoes.Mix it well with your hand. We can add egg yolk also. I’m not adding egg. We can preserve this dough in refrigerator, covered with polythene paper for 2-3 days. Mix the potato dough well and make lemon size ball. Softly press the potato balls to make round shape. Make rounds in all the dough.
For making eyes, use pencil or straw.For smiling, we can use spoon.Heat oil in a frying pan, deep fry the smiles.After fried well in both the sides, transfer to the serving plate and enjoy with tomato sauce.Try this wonderful happy faces potato smiles at your home and keep smile always..Don’t forget to share your happiness thru your lovely comments.