deep-fried breaded potatoes
- Serves: 4
- Calories: 118 kcal
- Japanese: Imo-furai
- 2 medium (10 1/2 ounces) potatos
- a little salt
- a little pepper
- oil for deep-frying
- 1 ounce flour
- 1/4 cup cold water
- 1 1/2 ounces bread crumbs
Wash the potatos. Pook them a few times with fork. Place on a plate, and microwave until done. Remove from the microwave. Cool and peel.
Cut into 1 in. cubes.
To make the batter, mix the flour and cold water very well in a bowl. Add the potato cubes to the batter and stir until well-coated.
In a separate pan, coat well with the bread crumbs.
Heat the oil to 340 °F and deep-fry the potato cubes a couple of minutes until golden brown.
Remove and drain on a rack. Serve with Worcestershire sauce.
This dish has a unique texture because the inside is soft and the surface is crispy. It is very popular in Sano City in Tochigi Prefecture in the Kantō area.
Japanese foods recipes
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