Fancy Pants Potato Cakes

barbara lentz

By
@blentz8

I call these fancy pants because of the fancy ingredients. You can always substitute bacon for prosciutto and use any type of cheese you want. This is a great change of pace to a potato side dish.

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Serves:
6
Prep:
2 Hr 10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 lb
yukon gold potatoes peeled and cubed
salt to taste
1/4 c
heavy cream
3/4 c
grated fontina cheese
1/2 c
prosciutto diced and cooked until crisp
2 large
eggs
3 Tbsp
olive oil

Step-By-Step

1cook potatoes in boiling salted water. Drain and mash. Add salt to taste.
2combine potatoes with remaining ingredients except olive oil. Shape them into patties and refrigerate for 2 hours.
3Pour olive oil over baking sheet and place the cakes onto the sheet.
4Place in preheated 400 degree oven. Bake about 15 minutes. Flipping cakes half way through.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American