Cheesy Potato Bites

Cheesy Potatoes is a super duper loved dish in my house. Who doesn’t love potatoes? We all love it in all forms. Right from adults to kids love potatoes in form of french fries, baked, mashed. Potato being a versatile vegetable is used in most of the dishes and there’s nothing like potatoes topped with melted cheese.

If you’ve never tried Cheesy Potato Cups, it’s now time for you to step into your kitchen and treat yourself with this scrumptious appetizer.

Ingredients: 
3 medium sized boiled potatoes 

For filling:

  • 1/2 cup mixed bell peppers
  • 2 tbsp sweet corn
  • 2 tbsp cream cheese
  • 1 tsp cajun spice 
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper powder 
  • 1 tbsp chopped parsley 
  • 2 – 3 roughly chopped basil leaves
  • 1 tsp tomato ketchup
  • Salt per taste
  • 1/2 cup grated cheese & spring onion greens for garnish.

Method:

  • For filling :
  • Mix all above ingredients in a bowl and mix to prepare the filling and keep aside.
  • Heat oil in a pan. 
  • Cut boiled potatoes into 2 halves and scoop out some potato from the centre. (add the scooped potato mash to the filling) 
  • Deep fry the potatoes till slightly golden. 
  • Once done, add the filling in the centre of the potatoes add grated cheese and place them on a baking tray. 
  • Bake the potatoes in a pre heated oven for 10 to 15 minutes at 160 degrees. 
  • Cheesy Potato cups are ready.
  • Garnish with spring onion greens and serve with sauce or dip of your choice.

Please note: I had peeled the boiled potatoes, if you wish you can leave the peels on and skip the frying process and directly bake them for additional ten minutes at 180 or until done.

Cheesy Potato Cups
Cheesy Potato Cups

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Sangeeta sethi says:

    Fabulous delicious starters .jst irresistible.

    1. Sharon Bedi says:

      Thank you so much.. Glad you liked it..

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