Air Fried McCain™ Smiles® Mashed Potato Shapes

McCain™ smiles® mashed potato shapes were first introduced in Canada in 1980 and quickly became a popular side dish for families. The unique shape and crispy texture made them a hit with kids and adults alike. Now, with the popularity of air fryers, these tasty mashed potato shapes can be made even easier and healthier.

Air Fryer McCain™ Smiles® Mashed Potato Shapes

Recipe by Tyson GregoryCourse: Side DishCuisine: American
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Crispy and delicious mashed potato shapes made easy in the air fryer.


  • 1 bag McCain™ smiles® mashed potato shapes


  • Preheat your air fryer to 400°F (200°C).
  • Place a single layer of McCain™ smiles® mashed potato shapes in the air fryer basket.
  • Cook for 8-10 minutes, flipping halfway through, until golden and crispy.
  • Remove from the air fryer and let cool for a few minutes before serving.
  • Enjoy your delicious and crispy McCain™ smiles® mashed potato shapes!


  • Make sure to not overcrowd the air fryer basket to ensure even cooking.
  • You can add your favorite seasonings or spices to the mashed potato shapes before cooking for added flavor.
  • These can also be served as a fun and tasty side dish for any meal.
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