Tuna Mayo Croquettes

Tuna Mayo Croquettes
 Tuna Mayo Croquettes
SERVES 3
PREP TIME
60 Minutes
COOKING TIME
65 Minutes
INGREDIENTS
METHOD
INGREDIENTS

For the croquettes:

2 large potatoes, peeled, diced, boiled, cooled and mashed

3 tins of drained and flaked tuna

1 red pepper

1 medium onion, diced

2 cloves of garlic

1 tbsp tomato puree

2 tbsp fresh parsley, finely chopped

4 tbsp Heinz [Seriously] Good Mayonnaise

¼ tsp smoked paprika

Freshly ground black pepper, to taste

Salt, to taste

For the breading:

Plain Flour

2 eggs, beaten

Breadcrumbs

Neutral oil, for shallow-frying

For the dip:

150g Heinz [Seriously] Good Mayonnaise

Zest + juice of half a lemon

½ clove garlic, crushed to a fine paste

Smoked paprika, for topping (optional)

Salt, to taste

METHOD
1.

Combine the ingredients for your dip, then set aside.

2.
Mash cooked potato with a fork until smooth. Add remaining ingredients and stir to combine. Pop in the fridge for 30 minutes to firm up. Using clean, slightly damp hands, shape your mixture into croquettes. Alternatively, use two spoons.
3.
Keeping your hands dedicated to either wet or dry bowls, flour, egg and breadcrumb each croquette, ensuring to remove excess of any of the components before moving on to the next.
4.
Heat oil to 175°C. Fry the croquettes, in batches if necessary, until wonderfully golden and crisp all over.
5.
Drain briefly on kitchen paper, then serve immediately with some Heinz [Seriously] Good Mayonnaise as a dip.

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