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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
cook potatoes in boiling salted water. Drain and mash. Add salt to taste.
2
combine potatoes with remaining ingredients except olive oil. Shape them into patties and refrigerate for 2 hours.
3
Pour olive oil over baking sheet and place the cakes onto the sheet.
4
Place 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