Old-fashion Potato Pancakes

  • Prep Time: 15 mins
  • Total Time: 22 mins
  • Servings: 4-6
  • About This Recipe

    “Good ole potato pancakes..what could be better, quicker and more economical? This delicious simple recipe makes a meal, or an appetizer. Try this out on your family…”

    Ingredients

  • 6mediumpotatoes
  • 1smallonion
  • 2eggs, slightly beaten
  • 2tablespoonsflour
  • 1/2 teaspoonsalt
  • 1dashpepper
  • 1/2 teaspoonbaking powder
  • 1/4 cupcooking oil
  • Directions

  • Peel and grate potatoes and onion, place in bowl and cover; set aside for 10 minutes.
  • Liquid will run from the potato/onion mixture.
  • Drain any liquid that forms.
  • Stir in the slightly beaten eggs.
  • Add flour, salt and baking powder and mix thoroughly.
  • On the stovetop, in a large heavy skillet, heat cooking oil on medium heat.
  • Drop potato batter into pan and flatten, (size is personal choice) and brown on both sides.
  • Cook for 5- 7 minutes on each side.
  • Drain on brown paper.
  • Serve with warm cinnamon applesauce or sour cream and chives.
  • Reviews

  • “Very simple, and very good! Thank you so much for the recipe!!”

  • “Super recipe. Easy to do and well worth the effort. It was so good I took a picture of it and it tastest even better than it looks!”

  • “I want to rate this recipe higher then 5 stars… I just got done making these and they are easy and oh so good… My mother used to make these when I was a little girl… they taste just like hers…brings tears to my eyes…. Thanks you ..”

  • “These were very nice. I liked how the batter stayed together while frying.I added alittle seasoned pepper on top.I used the potato pulp from making recipe#14600 earlier this week.Worked out great!Thanks for sharing the recipe!”

  • “I love the old fashion recipes. This recipe is like the one my mom use to make. It is great”

  • “YUM! They even reheat well!Thanks a bunch for posting!”

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