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smashed potatoes part deux (aka: potato pancakes)

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
Chula Vista, CA

I know you'll find a LOT of potato pancake recipes but one more couldn't hurt right?? Anyway here is the recipe for the ones I made this morning YUMMMMMMMMO!

★★★★★ 1
serves 4-8
prep time 5 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For smashed potatoes part deux (aka: potato pancakes)

  • 2 c
    leftover smashed potatoes
  • 1
    egg
  • 6 Tbsp
    self rising flour
  • 1 sm
    white onion, finely diced
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • oil to coat skillet
  • OPTIONAL TOPPINGS:
  • sauteed mushrooms
  • fresh parmesan cheese or your favorite
  • sour cream
  • green onions
  • bacon
  • be creative go crazy these are soooo good

How To Make smashed potatoes part deux (aka: potato pancakes)

  • 1
    In a large skillet bring a light layer of oil to hot over med-high heat
  • 2
    This recipe easily doubles! Super easy and can feed a lot of people.
  • 3
    mix all ingredients together (add a little flour if the mixture is too wet, it should hold together well but not be dry) Using a lg cookie scoop or a spoon scoop into hot skillet (leaving room in between don't crowd the pan) when the bottom is golden flip and press flat with a pancake turner then when they are golden remove to a paper towel to drain and serve hot with any toppings you like.
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