Potato Puffs

Preparation info

  • 6

    helpings
    • Difficulty

      Easy

    • Ready in

      25 min

Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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Ingredients

  • 9 medium-sized potatoes
  • deep fat
  • salt

Method

Scrub, peel and rinse the potatoes. Cut them lengthwise into slices about 3/16 in. thick. Trim into ovals or oblongs; drop into cold water. Rinse and drain. Dry in a clean cloth. Put the potato slices into the frying-basket and lower them gently into hot, deep fat at 320° F. Cook until just soft but not coloured. Lift out the basket Reheat the fat to 350° F., put in the basket and