Breakfast/Brunch

Bacon and Chive Potato Pancakes and Arugula Salad

  • Ready Time: 45min
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  • Prep Time: 15min
    Cook Time: 30min
  • Potato Type: WhiteRusset
    Cuisine: American
  • Serves: 4
    Prep Method: BoiledPan FriedMashed
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Description

Recipe by: Potatoes USA

Looking for a twist on Potato Pancakes? Try this delicious Bacon and Chive Potato Pancake and Arugula Salad recipe today!

Ingredients

Potato Pancakes

  • 1/2 lb potatoes, peeled and cut
  • 1/4 cup buttermilk
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 slice apple-smoked bacon, cooked and crumbled
  • 2 tablespoons snipped chives
  • 1/2 teaspoon finely chopped fresh thyme leaves
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter

Salad

  • 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon sherry vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon Dijon-style mustard
  • 2 cups arugula
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/4 cup (1 ounce) crumbled blue cheese
  • 2 teaspoons snipped chives

Preparation
Prep Time: 15min | Cook Time: 30min

Pancakes

  1. In a medium saucepan, add potatoes to 2 inches boiling water. Return to a boil; reduce heat to medium. Cook, covered, about 12 minutes or until tender; drain. Using electric hand mixer or potato masher, mash potatoes until smooth. Beat in buttermilk and egg until blended. Stir in flour, bacon, chives, thyme, salt and pepper.
  2. In large nonstick skillet, heat butter over medium heat. For each pancake, drop 2 tablespoons potato mixture into pan. Cook 8 to 10 minutes or until golden brown, turning once. Drain on paper towels. (Makes 8 pancakes)

Salad

  1. Whisk together olive oil, vinegar, shallot and mustard in a medium bowl. Add arugula; toss to coat. Season with salt and pepper. Arrange evenly on 4 serving plates; top with cheese and chives. place 2 potato pancakes on each plate; serve immediately

Nutrition

Calories302
Fat25g
Sodium565mg
Cholesterol81
Fiber1g
Protein7g

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