Indonesian Perkedel

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READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by Chef Pau Cen

There are many kind of methods to cook Perkedel (Indonesian mini meat patties), but this is the best I found... Hope you like it. If you dislike the taste of fried shallot please reduce the amount of shallots you use in the cooking.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Fry sliced shallots until it turns a bit brown, then set aside to cool.
  2. Saute sliced potatoes until it turns soft, and then mash them in a bowl.
  3. Mix together the mashed potato with fried shallots, salt, pepper, nutmeg powder, minced beef and egg yolks and shape into palm-sized, flat round patties.
  4. Heat oil in a frying pan, enough to cover the patties.
  5. Dip patty into egg white and then cook the patties (in batches if necessary) over a medium heat for about 5min each side.
  6. Serve with warm steamed rice or with steamed vegetables.

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