Fancy Pants Potato Cakes

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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

How to Make Fancy Pants Potato Cakes

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.

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About Fancy Pants Potato Cakes

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