Learn how to make the perfect fried mashed potatoes with smoked beef for a quick and tasty meal by following this easy recipe!
Kitchenesia.com - If you have a couple of potatoes, eggs, and some herbs, then you are more than enough to make a simple but fulfilling perkedel. It is an Indonesian version Dutch's frikadelle, but instead using meat, we use potato as main filling. Perkedel consists of generous amounts of nutrients, such as carbs, protein, and good fat. Due to its nutrients complexity, perkedel should be eaten without rice. But still, most people eat perkedel with rice, especially turmeric rice as celebratory meal.
Perkedel is a handy food that many schoolers bring to school as their lunch. However, a common problem often happens: they are shattered. While still edible, they still want to eat perkedel in perfect circle-shaped because it looks more appealing, or just to brag with their classmates.
Duration: 30 minutes
Yields: 22 balls
500 gram potato, peel then dice
3 smoked beef, dice then boil
1 egg, beat until blend
1 green onion, chop
1 1/2 tablespoon fried shallot, ground roughly
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/4 teaspoon powdered nutmeg
1 tablespoon celery, slice
1 egg for dipping the dough, beat until blend
500 ml cooking oil
1. Heat oil on medium heat. Fry potatoes until well-cooked
2. Grind fried potatoes. Add fried shallots, salt, pepper, and powdered nutmeg. Mix until blend. Then add celery while mixing
3. Add smoked beef. Mix well
4. Take a handful dough. shape into flat round patties. Dip raw perkedel into beaten egg.