How to make Potato Cheese Croquettes -

Deep fried potato and cheese snack - ideal for monsoon

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Potatoes (आलू), Processed cheese (प्रोसेस्ड चीज़)

Cuisine : French

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Potato Cheese Croquettes

Potato Cheese Croquettes Recipe Card


Hindi: Aloo

Why is it that when you are stuck at “what should we cook today” the answer is always “make some aloo!” Potatoes are like this…extremely popular and have multipurpose usage.

And did you always think that eating a potato will make you fat?
Well, don’t – it is a surprising source of vitamin C and provides useful amounts of starch, thiamine and niacin and around a hundred grams will provide about eighty calories.
Little did you know!


Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Potato Cheese Croquettes Recipe

  • Potatoes boiled and grated 4 medium

  • Processed cheese grated 1/2 cup

  • Onion finely chopped 1 small

  • Green chilli finely chopped 1

  • Red chilli powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Bread crumbs 1/2 cup

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 1/4 cup

  • Oil for deep-frying


Step 1

Mix together potatoes, processed cheese, onion, green chilli, red chilli powder, salt, breadcrumbs and half the cornflour in a bowl.

Step 2

Divide the mixture into eight equal portions and roll into balls.

Step 3

Flatten the balls to form croquettes. Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 4

Put the remaining cornflour in a plate.

Step 5

Roll the croquettes in it and deep fry, on medium heat, till golden brown in colour. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 6

Serve hot with tomato ketchup.

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