These mock drumsticks are made from mashed potatoes, bread crumbs, cooked rice, eggs and onions then deep fried. A very good substitute to chicken drumsticks if you are a vegetarian or just abstaining from meat for a few days.
Mock Drumsticks with Mashed Potato
- 1/2 cup mashed potato
- 1/2 cup chopped peanuts
- 1/4 cup bread crumbs
- 1 cup cooked rice
- 1 hard-boiled egg finely chopped
- 2 tablespoons soy sauce
- 3/4 cup chopped onion
- 1 egg beaten
- Salt to taste
- Oil for frying
- How to cook Mock Drumsticks with Mashed Potato:
- Brown the onion in oil. Mix all the ingredients thoroughly. Shape the mixture into the form of chicken legs, using a stick of macaroni as bone for each leg.
- Roll the drumstick in bread crumbs and then in egg batter and deep fry. Yield: about 6 drumsticks.