Apple Potato Pancakes Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Apple Potato Pancakes Recipe
  • READY IN 35 mins

Apple Potato Pancakes

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"We love these on Sundays but have been known to have them for dinner - alone or along with some sausage or bacon!"

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Original recipe makes 5 servings Change Servings

Directions

  1. Place shredded potatoes and apple in a clean kitchen towel. Gather towel on top and wring out excess liquid.
  2. Combine potatoes, apple, eggs, flour, and green onion in a bowl.
  3. Heat vegetable oil in a large heavy sauce pan over medium-high heat.
  4. Form mixture into palm-sized patties; fry in hot oil, working in batches, until golden brown, 2 to 4 minutes on each side. More oil may be needed with each batch.
  5. Remove pancakes from oil with a slotted spoon and drain on paper towel-lined plate. Sprinkle with salt.
  6. Serve pancakes topped with sour cream.
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  • PREP 15 mins
  • COOK 20 mins
  • READY IN 35 mins
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Jun 10, 2012

Don't think 'pancakes' - they are really Potato Latkes. You don't really taste the apple, none the less they are very good. I used one huge russet baking potato - grated it into a salad spinner full of cold water - rinsed the potatoes a couple of times to remove the excess starch - grated the apple into the same bowl, drained and spun it dry. Then I rinsed the bowl of the salad spinner and used that to mix the eggs, potatoes, onions etc... in. (one less bowl to wash) I used a heavy non stick skillet with just a bit of oil on the bottom. Once you get the potatoes into the skillet don't move or flip them until the edges are golden brown. Perfect, crispy - a delicious Sunday morning treat.

 
Feb 11, 2013

I wasn't a big fan of this. It was OK, just not something I would go to the trouble of making again. Very heavy tasting (even more so than hashbrowns or pancakes) and I couldn't figure out the point of the apple since there really wasn't enough of it to make a difference in taste.

 

5 Ratings

Jan 14, 2013

We loved these! A nice little twist, with the grated apples! Will definitely make these again! Thank you, HeidiS!

 
Oct 09, 2012

I thought this was very good. I used 7 small russet potatoes (the size that comes in the 10lbs bags)and one Granny Smith apple. Very easy to make, served with homemade apple sauce, a great combination.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 206 kcal
  • 10%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 29.9 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol
  • 91 mg
  • 30%
  • Fat
  • 7.4 g
  • 11%
  • Fiber
  • 3.8 g
  • 15%
  • Protein
  • 6.1 g
  • 12%
  • Sodium
  • 123 mg
  • 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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