Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Potato recipes

Potato Candy

Stir together in a bowl...
1/2 cup mashed potatoes
1 Tbsp margarine
1 tsp vanilla

Then add...
3 cups icing sugar
2 1/2 cups medium unsweetened coconut
Mix well.

Press into a 9 x 13 inch pan.
Melt 1 cup chocolate chips and 2 Tbsp margarine.
Spread over potato mixture.
Cool and cut into squares.

Potato Pancakes

1 cup mashed potato
1 egg, fork beaten
2 tsp sugar
1 cup milk
1 Tbsp margarine, melted
1 cup flour
1 Tbsp baking powder

Stir together potato and egg in a bowl.
Add sugar, milk and margarine. Mix.
Stir in flour and baking powder.
Slowly add milk to make spoonable but barely pourable.
Grease and heat frying pan.
Drop batter by teaspoonfuls into pan.
Brown both sides.
Makes 34 small pancakes.

Spuds celebration

Let the celebration begin.
We got together with the grade 3 class to taste test a few recipes.
It was a big hit.
We read them our story about the Enormous Potato.

potato pancakes, cheesy hashbrowns,

potato wedges, and potato candy.