IRISH POTATO CAKES RECIPE | FOOD NETWORK KITCHEN | FOOD NETWORK
- Combine 2 cups leftover mashed potatoes, a heaping 1/3 cup flour, 2 tablespoons milk and 1 tablespoon chopped mixed herbs in a bowl; knead until smooth. Season with salt and pepper. Divide into 4 balls on a floured surface and flatten each into a 3-inch patty. Melt 1 1/2 tablespoons butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat; add the patties and cook until golden brown, 4 to 5 minutes per side, adding more butter to the pan as needed. Season with salt.
What is the best way to cook a potato cake?
Method Nutrition. Peel the potatoes and grate into a bowl. Squeeze out all the moisture an discard the liquid. Add the eggs, flour and seasoning and mix until ‘glutenous’. Shallow fry each ‘cake’ until crispy. Cool down a bit for a few minutes then serve – best eaten while slightly hot.
How to make mashed potato cake?
Directions. Melt butter in a large frying pan over a low heat. Drop pancake-size (4 inch circles) lumps of mashed potatoes into the frying pan. Pat to flatten to 1/2 to 1 inch thickness. Sprinkle some cheddar cheese onto the mashed potato cake. Spoon more potato mixture over the cheese. Flip the potato cake over when the bottom is browned…
How do you make potato and vegetable cake mix?
Add vegetable mixture to potatoes along with milk, thyme, salt, and black and cayenne peppers. Form 1/3 cup mixture into 3-inch round cake; transfer to platter.
How long do you boil potatoes for potato cakes?
This baked potato cakes are every bit as flavorful as their all-fried counterparts. Place potatoes in small stockpot, cover with water, and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium high; gently boil until tender, 40 to 45 minutes. Drain in a colander. Using a towel to hold potatoes, peel while still hot.