Potato pancakes

These a great as a snack, starter or a side dish!

Makes 8-10 small pancakes



  • Potato mash made out of 400g of potatoes and 50g butter
  • 1 garlic clove, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons of roughly chopped chives
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Handful of grated cheddar
  • 80g of polenta


Combine the mash with the chives, garlic, cheese and season with salt and pepper
Stir in the polenta
Heat a large glug of oil in a pan, shape the potatoes into pattie and fry on both sides
For a really crunchy finish, dip the patties in more polenta before frying