Potato munchies that will make you and your cravings dribble over

Potatoes are so freaking delicious, a root vegetable and are so widely used that it enjoys the status of staple food in almost all the countries. As it is used widely, having irresistible taste and compatibility with other food items, potatoes are undoubtedly considered as the king of the kitchen.

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Whether fried, boiled, roasted, mashed or baked, potato is enjoyable and taste wow in all forms. Other than having a main role in the main course dishes, it ranks number one as a side dish and also makes a good combo in salads, sandwiches, patties, snacks, dry vegetable combinations, chips, wedges, cutlets, pies etc.


This small vegetable is a full packet of lots of energy and nutrition. It helps the body with sufficient amounts of carbohydrates and protein as well as potassium, vitamin C, etc. It is impossible to count the number of dishes with this one simple amazing ingredient. 

Below let’s have a look on a few Potato munchies that can make you drool over them-

⦁ Potato Tornado

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Twist potatoes or tornado fries is another name for this delicious appetizer having a mesmerizing look is popular street food in South Korea.  This deep-fried spiral-cut whole potato on a skewer and brushed with various seasonings like onion, cheese, garlic powder and honey. The crispiness of potato chips and mild softness of potato wedges makes it a perfect one. This rising street food is a must-try if you haven’t yet.

⦁ Potato Bread Rolls

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The quickest and awesome tasting snacks are simply made by mixing mashed potato with some onions and spices and wrapped in soaked, presses slices of bread in order to make rolls out of them. If you are a paneer lover, along with potatoes you can use it as well in the stuffing. Best to enjoy with your evening tea served with the yummy green chutney or tomato ketchup.

⦁ The Potato toast

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Just a simple stuffing of mashed potato and chopped onion and all the seasoning of your choice makes a mouth-watering sandwich.  The taste and the spicy flavor of the sandwich should be adjusted as per your need. An easy to make snack can be grilled in a toaster or on a regular griddle makes it look perfect for you and your tummy.

⦁ French Fries

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The lip-smacking French fries which are not originally French. All age groups enjoy this which worldwide popular and loved by all. The right blend of crispness, softness and the right seasoning, potatoes taste divine when they are fried with this recipe.

⦁ Potato Cheese Balls

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The tempting grated cheese filled inside a mixture of boiled potatoes, corn and mild seasoning of pepper, salt, chili flakes and oregano makes it a delicious one. To add an extra crisp to these balls, bread crumbs can be used as covering which makes the heavenly combination of cheese and potato look extremely beautiful. 

⦁ Potato fritters/ Aloo Bhajiya

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The most common home snack in the rainy season also known as Pakodas. Thinly sliced or grated potatoes dipped in gram flour batter with spices of your choice and deep-fried; are amazingly delicious and heart-taking.
 

⦁ Aloo Chaat

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The deliciousness of this awesome chaat cannot be expressed in any way. It can be made with boiled potatoes or fried ones, whichever version you like the most. Boiled/fried potatoes mashed or in pieces topped with curd, various tangy chutneys; sweet and sour, some chili powder, salt and other spices of your choice, and at the end some crunchy sev makes it one of its kind.

⦁ Samosa

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The main ingredient of Samosa is Potato.  The triangular-shaped yummy snack has a unique style in which it is prepared. The stuffing made with boiled potatoes and various spices and herbs is sealed with dough made of all-purpose flour/maida and is deep-fried. Best to serve with sweet tamarind chutney and green chutney which add an extra delight in the awesome taste of samosa.

⦁ Aloo Tikki

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It is a very popular snack that is made by using mashed potatoes, spice powders and some other ingredients depending upon which versions and how you like it the most. Some variations have chana dal or beans as stuffings inside the boiled potatoes and fried until they turn golden brown. This appetizing delicacy can be served with mint chutney, coriander chutney or tamarind one and moreover can be enjoyed with chole curry.

The above shared list is having easy DIY recipes to cook and enjoy at home and please the cravings your tummy is asking for.

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