Duchess potatoes


Duchess potatoes
Duchess potato

Duchess potatoes or Duchesse potatoes (French: pommes de terre duchesse) is a seasoned purée of mashed potato and egg. It is moulded by hand into various shapes or forced from a piping bag onto a baking sheet, or served as a topping on a dish.

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