SARDINE CROQUETTES WITH YOGHURT DIPPING SAUCE

SARDINE CROQUETTES WITH YOGHURT DIPPING SAUCE

Makes approximately 30 small balls or 14 croquettes

SARDINE CROQUETTES 

3 medium (380g) potatoes

1 x 106g tin Brunswick Sardines in Water (No Added Salt)

Small handful (25g) parsley, finely chopped

½ brown onion (55g) finely chopped or use 25g chives, chopped

6 capers

1/4 tsp each of salt and pepper

1 1/2 cup (95g) breadcrumbs

3/4 tsp horseradish

1 egg, lightly whisked

 

YOGHURT DIPPING SAUCE

1 tbs finely chopped parsley

1/2 tsp horseradish

1/3 cup whole egg mayonnaise

2 tbs greek yoghurt

Leaving the skins on, cut the potatoes into 4cm chunks, place into a medium pot, cover with water and bring to the boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 10-15minuts, until the potatoes are tender. Drain and mash roughly with a fork, allow to cool for 10-15minutes.

In a medium bowl mix together the cooled potato with the remaining ingredients. Shape into tablespoon size balls or into 7cm long ‘sausages’. Cover and refrigerate for half an hour.

Heat a medium frypan with 2cm oil in til hot. Fry the croquettes in 3 batches for a few minutes each side. Remove cooked croquettes with a slotted spoon and place on some paper towel to drain the oil. Repeat with remaining croquettes.

YOGHURT DIPPING SAUCE

In a small bowl stir together all ingredients. Taste to check seasonings, add a little more horseradish if you wish to up the heat.

Serve immediately.

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