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Loaded Potato Cakes Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Paige Martin

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
5 slices bacon, diced small

2 tablespoons butter

1/2 cup diced sweet onion

1/2 cup diced celery

2 cloves garlic, minced

1 1/4 cup leftover cold mashed potatoes

1 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese

1/3 cup flour

1 large egg, beaten

1 teaspoon yellow mustard

1/4 teaspoon black pepper

hot sauce, to taste

2 tablespoons vegetable oil

sour cream, for serving

minced fresh chives, for serving

Directions:
Directions:
Step 1: Cook bacon in a medium skillet over medium-high heat until crispy, stirring occasionally 5-7 minutes. Drain off grease and transfer to a large bowl (reserving some for garnish.)

Step 2: In the same skillet, melt the butter. Add the onion, celery, and garlic; saute until vegetables are tender, about 5 minutes. Transfer to the bowl with the bacon.

Step 3: Add to the bowl the mashed potatoes, cheese, flour, egg, mustard, pepper, and a few dashes of hot sauce; stir to combine.

Step 4: Form mixture into 8 (1/3-cup) patties, about 1/2-3/4 inch thick.

Step 5: Heat oil in the skillet over medium heat. Fry patties until golden brown, 2-3 minutes per side.

Step 6: Serve immediately with a dollop of sour cream, chives, and reserved bacon.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
25 min

 

 

 

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