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Potato Turnover - Bureek Batata

Thoroughly combine all ingredients, except egg roll wrappers and oil, then divide into 20 portions.

Place one portion of the potato mixture near the right hand bottom corner of each sheet. Then fold the end of sheet over the filling, then fold in the sides and brush the farthest end with water and roll closed.

Fry in hot oil, then drain on paper towels and serve warm.

HABEEB SALLOUM, author of our "Recipe of the Day" series, is a Canadian freelance writer and author specializing in food, history and travel. Besides 6 books and 18 chapters in various publications, he has written hundreds of articles about culture, food, travel, history and homesteading in western Canada. His writing has appeared in such publications as the Toronto Star, the Globe and Mail, the Western Producer, Vegetarian Journal and Saveur.