Easy Cheddar Potato Cakes Recipe

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Easy Cheddar Potato Cakes

Valencia Walker

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@Valencia_Walker

I am always looking for quick and easy dinner ideas to feed my busy family. When I stumbled upon this one, I tried it and my family instantly fell in love with these. I add about a 1/4 to 1/2 cup of real bacon bits to the batter... MMM MMM GOOD!!


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Serves:

approx 20

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

2 c
instant potato flakes,
1 c
cheddar cheese, shredded
2 Tbsp
flour
1/4 c
cornmeal
1 tsp
seasoning salt
1 tsp
garlic powder
1/4 c
onions
1/2 tsp
black pepper
2 c
milk
1 large
egg
1/4 c
butter, melted
vegetable oil (for fying)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a bowl combine dry ingredients and onion.

In another bowl mix milk, egg, and melted butter. Whisk until well combined; add to the dry mixture; mix well.

Let the mixture sit for 10-12 minutes until liquid is absorbed.

Heat oil in skillet over medium heat.

Using slightly wet hands, tightly shape into small balls (About 2 TBLS) place into hot oil then press down lightly with back of a spoon.

Cook about 3 minutes on each side or until browned. Remove to paper towels to drain. Add more oil as needed.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids