3freshly peeled+ grated raw potato
3cooked,peeled ,smashed potato
9 ozplain flour
1 tspbaking powder
1/2 tspsea salt + black cracked pepper
3 ozbutter melted
1/2 cfull fat milk
·oil for frying
How to Make Irish Boxty
- The raw grated potato squeezed in paper towel to get rid of extra water. Mix the raw grated potato and mashed potatoes together. Sieve the flour, salt, baking powder to the potatoes ,add the black pepper with the melted butter. Add a little milk and stir to you have a dough. Knead gently on to a floured surface till the dough becomes smooth and crack free. pull the dough into 8 pieces, roll in to balls and flatten to make circular shapes make about 2cm in thickness.
- NOTE = You can also add to the boxty mixture an chopped onion, raisins, grated cheddar cheese.