Potato Balls in Pittsburgh

The ultimate party pleaser: creamy mashed potatoes enrobe a flavorful ground beef filling—then they’re rolled into savory orbs, dipped, breaded and deep-fried until golden and fantastically crispy. Perfect Pittsburgh party food and Game Day starter!

Known in Cuba, Puerto Rico and other Latin cultures as papas rellenas or stuffed potato balls, katlesi are a Swahili snack, and are one of the most popular types of croquettes in East African regions.