Praitie Oaten (Irish Potato Cakes)

(10 servings)

  • 1 pound potatoes
  • 8 ounces fine oatmeal
  • 4 ounces butter (1 stick)
  • salt
Boil and mash potatoes. While still warm, work in fine oatmeal and butter to form soft dough. Add a pinch of salt.

Sprinkle board with oatmeal and roll out dough 1/2 inch thick. Sut in circles and fry in bacon fat until browned. Serve with bacon and eggs.

If you can, use traditional dry salt and cured bacon.

Mr Breakfast would like to thank pat casey for this recipe.

Recipe number 1846. Submitted 10/6/2006.