Crispy Potato Mojos

Crispy Potato Mojos


Guess how many Mojos I ate today?

No, don’t really do that.

But for real. Guess what today is? VIDEO day!

My face will stop looking so red when you press play. Promise.

I want you to know a few things.

1) This is the first time I’ve done my hair since the last video. Thank you for giving me a reason to groom myself once every three weeks.

2) We miss fall. We miss football. Ok, no, he misses football and I miss football snacks and oversized hoodies. Duh.

3) These Mojos want you to dip them in ranch dressing. They also want you to invite us to your football parties, cause we miss football. (Snacks.)

Potato Mojos

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Crispy Potato Mojos
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Serves: 4-6
  • 4 potatoes, washed
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1½ cups fried chicken breading mix, like Shore Lunch brand or Oven Fry brand
  • Oil for frying
  1. Cut the unpeeled potatoes into thin slices, about ¼ inch thick. The thinner you cut them, the more crispy (like chips) they will get. I like to cut some a little thicker and some thinner.
  2. Place 1-2 cups oil (about one inch deep) in a large frying pan. Heat oil over medium heat until water sizzles across the top. While oil is heating, dip potato slices in milk and coat with the fried chicken breading mix.
  3. Carefully drop potatoes into the oil right away (so the batter doesn't get soggy) and fry for 2-3 minutes on each side, adjusting heat as necessary.
  4. Remove and drain on a paper towel lined plate. Serve with ranch, ketchup, cheese, or any other kind of sauce.
Making your own batter with flour and spices would be an easy alternative to using the premade fried chicken breading mix. Also, some of the batter crumbs will come off in the frying pan; that's ok. Once they're fried, try to flip the finished potatoes carefully so you don't break the batter off.


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  1. YUM! Those look so good I could almost taste them from here. Finger lickin good mojos indeed. But where’s the fried chicken? :) kidding! Move over, french fries!

  2. I have never heard of mojos! But oh man, fried potatoes are definitely an A+ in my book. :) Looks amazing!

  3. You’re so cute in the video! And these mojos – YES! I’ll need about 50 of these and some ranch dressing please :)

  4. You’re adorable, girly and I’m enjoying your videos so far! I’ll give the mojos a try with the melted cheese sauce 😉 AND ranch…it all sounds wonderful! Thanks for a great recipe and very entertaining how-to!

  5. I literally LOL’ed at the end! You’re way too cute! Love your videos, and these potatoes look totally bomb! Great one for foosball season. :)

  6. Erin {Lemon Sugar} says:

    LOVE LOVE LOVE the video, especially the “blooper reel” at the end! :)

    Plus, the Mojos look DE-lish.

  7. Ohhhhhh, I love & miss you so much.

  8. Can’t wait to try these!
    Thanks for the recipe!!

  9. this video cracked me up – you’re so cute – i loved the blooper!

  10. omg your video was so funny at the end. love your bracelet. love this recipe…I would totally dip in ranch too!

  11. Ha, ha, ha I loved the video! Thank you for another great way to eat potatoes :)

  12. You two are climbing to the top in the blogging world. Love the professional but fun videos. Great addition.

  13. Looks so good, Lindsay! And I 100% agree with the decision to dip them in ranch. Fried food + ranch = best combination ever.

  14. You’re so cute! Love the video. And these sound amazing. Fried potatoes in all forms are one of my favorite things but these look way more fun (maybe because they’re different?) than the usual stuff!

  15. This looks awesome Linds! You are the cutest in that video. Miss you!

  16. Lindsay you are SO cute!! I love the sounds and looks of these Mojos! I would face dive them right into a very huuuuge bowl of ketchup. I’m gross.

  17. Ok. The end of this video is the best. I’m pretty sure I will play it over and over again. THIS is the Lindsay that I miss!!! Just checkin’ in, girl! :) love you! mom

  18. You are too cute Lindsay & love the idea of these crispy tasty potato snacks!

  19. Cebu? Where is that?

  20. Thanks for sharing your recipe! Will try it. One of the things i miss from the Philippines!

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