Smiley face people recipe

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serves: 2
Cost: not
Prep: 2 min
Cooking: 10 min
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  • These mini croquettes are perfect kids food- they’ll enjoy making them as much as eating them!


    • 6potato smiles
    • 6 potato croquettes
    • 8 chipolata sausages
    • A little vegetable oil for frying
    • Decoration
    • 1 large carrot
    • Gem lettuce
    • 1 slice of cheese
    • 2 cherry tomatoes
    • 2 slices of courgette
    • Slice of spring onion
    • 1tbsp cooked frozen peas


    • Cook the potato smiles and croquettes according to the packet instructions and fry the chipolata sausages.

    • Arrange the potato smiles and croquettes in groups of three to make mummy, daddy and baby. Add halved chipolata sausages to form arms and legs.

    • Arrange thin strips of carrot for hair (use a zester to make the strips).

    • Make an apron for mum using gem lettuce and a strip of carrot, wrap a triangle of cheese around the croquette for the baby’s nappy, and give the baby a small circle of carrot and a thin slice of spring onion for a dummy.

    • Make a cap for dad using a cherry tomato and slice of courgette and give him a carrot bow-tie and peas for buttons

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