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Ham and Cheese Croquettes

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12 servings

Impress the crowd at your next big social function with our Ham and Cheese Croquettes. These yummy Ham and Cheese Croquettes are always a huge hit.

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  • Heat 3 Tbsp. oil in medium saucepan on medium-low heat. Add onions; cook 6 to 8 min. or until tender, stirring occasionally.
  • Whisk in 6 Tbsp. flour until blended. Stir in milk. Bring to boil on medium heat, stirring constantly. Cook on medium-low heat 2 to 3 min. or until thickened, stirring constantly. Remove from heat.
  • Add cheese; stir until melted. Stir in ham; spread onto bottom of shallow dish. Refrigerate 3 to 4 hours or until firm.
  • Roll cheese mixture into 36 balls, using about 1 Tbsp. cheese mixture for each ball. Whisk eggs in small bowl until blended. Place bread crumbs and remaining flour in 2 separate bowls. Add cheese balls, 1 at a time, to flour, then eggs, then bread crumbs, turning to evenly coat each cheese ball with each ingredient. Refrigerate 30 min.
  • Heat remaining oil to 350ºF in medium saucepan on medium heat. Add cheese balls, in small batches; cook 2 to 3 min. or until golden brown. Remove from oil with slotted spoon; drain on paper towels.
  • Mix mayo and mustard until blended. Serve with warm croquettes.

Special Equipment Needed

Size Wise

Enjoy eating appetizers at a social occasion, but be mindful of portion size so you don’t overdo it on calories.

Food Facts

For best results, reheat oil to desired temperature before adding next batch of croquettes to hot oil to cook.

How to Keep the Cooked Croquettes Warm

Cover baking sheet with clean kitchen towel. Spread cooked croquettes onto towel. Place in warm oven until ready to serve.


  • 12 servings

Nutritional Information

Serving Size 12 servings
Calories 400
Total fat 36g
Saturated fat 8g
Cholesterol 40mg
Sodium 270mg
Carbohydrate 9g
Dietary fiber 0g
Sugars 2g
Protein 10g
% Daily Value
Vitamin A 6 %DV
Vitamin C 4 %DV
Calcium 20 %DV
Iron 4 %DV

* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.

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