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Boxty ( Potato Pancakes) Recipe

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This recipe for Boxty ( Potato Pancakes), by , is from The Tuinstra Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Pam Bradley - Daughter of Fred and Jennie Tuinstra
Added: Monday, June 4, 2007


1 c flour
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp salt
1 c mashed potatoes
1 c shredded potatoes
2 large eggs
1/4 c butter, melted
1/4 c milk ( or less)
Onion or your favorite ingredient

Mix flour, baking powder and salt in large mixing bowl until blended.
Add eggs, mashed potatoes and shredded potatoes and mix thoroughly.
Add butter and enough milk to make a batter.
Season batter with added onion or your favorite ingredient.
Place batter in a cast iron frying pan using approx. 1/4 stick butter on med. high heat.
Cook like a regular pancake.

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Number Of Servings:
8 medium pancakes




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