Saturday, August 28, 2010

potato slinky chips

Preschool Cooking Masterclass
Potato Slinky Chips

Would you like to learn how to make curly wurly slinky chips?
The first step is to wash and peel your potatoes:

Have you seen one of these before?

We call it our apple slinky maker, although I think other people call it an apple corer.  We use it everyday to make apple slinkies, but as the children discovered it also works on potatoes:

Lay your potato slinkies out on a baking tray with some olive oil and then pop into a medium oven until golden brown:

Potato Slinkies:  given the preschooler tick of approval!


  1. Looks like a fun alternative to fries.Always looking for healthy alternatives for meals, so will be trying with my crew soon. If they also approve will post a link for parents as part of our recipes on
    Thanks for sharing.

  2. Wish I had one of those apple corers. This looks like so much fun!