Mashed Potato Cakes Recipe

mashed potato cakes recipe

If you’re looking for a way to use up some of your leftover mashed potatoes from Thanksgiving Day, give this quick and simple Mashed Potato Cakes Recipe a try. This recipe just requires a few ingredients and makes a great side dish.
Happy Thanksgiving!!

Mashed Potato Cakes Recipe
Recipe Type: Side Dish
Author: Larry
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Serves: Makes 6

Mashed Potato Cakes Recipe

  • Author: Cullys Kitchen


  • 2 cups mashed potatoes
  • ¼ cup Parmesan cheese
  • 1 egg (lightly beaten)
  • 7 tablespoons all-purpose flour (divided)
  • Oil for pan frying
  • Salt and pepper


  1. In a large bowl beat or whisk the egg. Add the mashed potatoes, parmesan cheese, and 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour; mix until thoroughly combined.
  2. Place the remaining flour in a shallow dish. Divide the potato mixture into six equal portions and form 6 patties. Roll the patties in the flour to coat.
  3. In a large skillet over medium-high heat, using cooking oil, cook patties until lightly browned on both sides.
  4. Salt and pepper to taste; serve hot.

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