Veggie Balls?

Discussion in 'Veggies' started by pittsmokers, Dec 20, 2011.

  1. pittsmokers

    pittsmokers Newbie

  2. chef jimmyj

    chef jimmyj Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Group Lead OTBS Member

    First of Welcome to the SMF Family...Go over to the Roll Call Forum and give us some detail about you, your experience, location and type of equipment...We like to welcome new guys properly...Then come back and Check these out...JJ

    Curried Veggie Shots

    3Lb Yukon Gold Potatoes, peeled and Boiled

    3ea Eggs, beaten

    1/4Cup Heavy Cream

    4T Butter

    1T Minced Garlic

    1T Minced Ginger

    1/2C Diced Onion

    2T Madras Curry Powder or McCormicks  

    1T Kosher Salt

    1tsp Black Pepper

    Sriracha Hot Sauce or other to taste

    2C Frozen Mixed Vegetables (Peas, Carrots, Corn, Baby Lima) Cooked until tender.

    1- 14oz Can Chickpeas, drained

    1C Chopped Scallions

    1/2C Chopped Cilantro ( optional )

    Flour, Egg and Bread Crumbs as needed.

    Melt the butter and Saute the Garlic, Onion and Ginger until tender, add the Curry and saute 1-2 minutes to bring out flavor.

    Add the Vegetables and Chickpeas saute until tender.

    Mash the potatoes with the eggs, cream, salt, pepper and Hot sauce, until smooth but firm, adding additional cream if too dry.

    Fold in the vegetables, Scallions and Cilantro until well combined.

    Form desired size balls and roll in flour, egg then bread crumbs.

    Refrigerate until needed or at least 1 hour to firm.

    Deep Fry in 350*F oil until Golden brown...

    Cucumber Raita Dipping sauce

    2 Hot House/English Cucumbers, Peeled and Grated, water squeezed out.

    4C Plain Greek Yogurt

    2T Lemon Juice

    1/4C Fresh Chopped Mint

    1tsp Sugar

    1tsp Salt

    1/2tsp Black Pepper

    Stir all together until well combined.

    Refrigerate 4 or more hours for flavors to develope.

    I hope you like these...JJ
    Last edited: Jun 28, 2012
  3. sprky

    sprky Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Sounds good dont forget the Q-view
  4. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member


    First off welcome to SMF. Now your veggi balls sound and anything that Ellymea comes up with is usually pretty darn good to. Then you have something from treegie he's another on for great little morsels. So make them both and enjoy. 
  5. chef jimmyj

    chef jimmyj Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Group Lead OTBS Member

    So what did you end up making???...JJ

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