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Mashed Potato Patties

Make these Mashed Potato Patties with  leftover mashed potatoes
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword mashed potato patties
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
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Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 304kcal
Author Evelyn



  • 4 cups mashed potatoes
  • 1 egg
  • 1 green onion sliced
  • 1 cup cheddar cheese grated
  • 1 cup flour
  • butter
  • salt to taste
  • black pepper to taste
  • chives for garnish if desired


  • Mash potatoes with a potato ricer and combine with onion, egg, cheese, flour in a large bowl
  • Scoop up 1/3 cup of the mixture, shape into balls and roll each into flour and flattened into patties
  • Melt butter in large skillet over medium heat
  • Fry each patty in the skillet about 5 minutes each side until golden brown, salt, and pepper to taste
  • Snip fresh chives with herb scissors and garnish prior to serving


Calories: 304kcal | Carbohydrates: 49g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 47mg | Sodium: 170mg | Potassium: 490mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 250IU | Vitamin C: 32.8mg | Calcium: 154mg | Iron: 1.7mg