Christmas

Leftover Croquettes (Vog Balls)

October 29, 2016
Author Notes

These were created in the home of my dear friend and are named after her. They are now my favourite Thanksgiving tradition!
It's a great way to use up everything and it brings everyone together to create the best ball! It becomes a bit of a competition! —Paula Walsh

  • Serves 1-10
Ingredients
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 handful Panko breadcrumbs
  • 1 bunch Of leftovers
  • 1 Deep frier with a light flavoured oil
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. Beat the eggs in a bowl and set at the end of the assembly line next to the bowl of breadcrumbs.
  2. Create ball shaped dumplings with any/all of the leftovers just slightly bigger than a gold ball but smaller than a baseball. Mash it all up and form it into a ball or create layers a mashed potato, turkey, stuffing, cheese, cranberry sauce, green bean casserole. Get creative!
  3. Dip your ball in egg, then breadcrumbs. You can coat in egg and breadcrumbs again to get a nice crispy shell.
  4. Drop the ball gently into the frier and cook until brown and crispy.
  5. Serve with a cranberry chutney or sauce and a nice glass or red!

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