Turkey, Cheddar and Apple Mashed Potato Puffs

Courtesy of Specialty Foods Group

These tasty morsels are full of flavor - they are a hit at every party!

Prep Time: 20 minutesCook Time: 35 minutesTotal Time: 1 hourMakes: 48


1 1/2 lb Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and chopped1/4 cup light sour cream1 tbsp butter1/4 tsp each salt and cayenne pepper1 cup shredded aged Cheddar cheese, divided4 egg yolks3/4 cup diced Kentucky Legend Oven Roasted Quarter Sliced Turkey1 red apple, diced1/3 cup finely diced roasted red pepper1/3 cup Parmesan cheese1 tbsp finely chopped fresh chives


1. Preheat oven to 400°F. Lightly grease 2 mini-muffin tins. Place potatoes in saucepan; pour in enough cold water to cover. Season the water generously with salt; bring to boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15 to 20 minutes or until potatoes are fork-tender. Drain well.

2. Return potatoes to saucepan. Add sour cream and butter; mash until smooth. Season with salt and cayenne pepper.

3. Stir in 3/4 cup Cheddar cheese, egg yolks, turkey, apple, red pepper, Parmesan cheese and chives.

4. Spoon 1 tbsp of mixture into each muffin cup. Sprinkle with remaining Cheddar cheese. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown, puffed and set. Let cool in pan for 5 minutes. Using small knife, gently release potato puffs from pan. Serve warm.Tips: Substitute milk or Greek yogurt for light sour cream if desired. Alternatively, use 2 1/2 cups leftover mashed potatoes; stir in Cheddar cheese.

Nutrition FactsPer 2 puffs Calories 70Fat 3.5 gSaturated Fat 2 gCholesterol 40 mgSodium 180 mgCarbohydrate 6 gFiber 1 gSugars 1 gProtein 3 g

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