Potato candles

Potato candles

Potato candles

Potato candles are a variety snack. Children will love this snack, as the shape is very attractive. Children who are fussy about potatoes and eating will definitely like them.

Cooking time: 15 min
Serves: 4-5


  • 500 gms potatoes
  • 100 gms maida
  • ½ tsp pepper powder
  • Salt to taste
  • 2 tsp lime juice
  • 5 slices of bread
  • Oil for frying


Boil potatoes in a pressure cooker and peel off the skin. Mash them and mix salt, limejuice and pepper powder to them.

Powder the bread slices in a mixer. Mix it to the potato mixture.

Make small balls out of this mixture. Roll each ball into long candles (about 3-4 inches long). Then roll each of them in maida and deep fry in oil till golden brown. Potato candles are now ready. Serve hot with tomato sauce.

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One Response to “Potato candles”

  1. Veg Recipes says:

    Perfect recipe just in time for back to school event.

    Thanks for sharing.

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