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Jul 31, 2008 02:13 PM

Best Potato Pancake Recipes

Want to try them but want variety please. thanks

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    1. Best potato pancakes are my grandmother's "latkes." Grate 6 Idaho potatoes and one lmedium onion . Mix with 3 eggs, salt, and pepper. Fry in oil. Serve with sour cream or applesauce. For variation: grate potatoes and sweet potatoes. Mix with egg, nutmeg. Fry. Serve with whip cream.

      1. I'll have to call mom, but I'm pretty sure it's a 2:1 ratio of potato to onion, bit of salt and pepper, egg, some flower, salt and pepper. Sorry I don't have exact measurements but the idea being you need a lot of onion. Note that I used the food processor when I made potato pancakes for the first time, much to my mother's horror. After she tasted them she admitted that they had the same texture as her hand grated ones and said we'll be having potato pancakes at my house from now on!

        1. curried sweet potato latkes

          i also like butternut squash + onions + egg + sage + crushed ritz cracker (odd i know...)