Potato Latkes

Celebrate Idaho Potato Lovers Month with these delicious potato pancakes, Latkes. This super simple recipe is super tasty!

2 large baking potatoes

1 extra-large egg, whisked

3 tablespoons all-purpose flour

1 1/4 teaspoons kosher salt

1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

3 tablespoons butter

Sour Cream


Peel the potatoes and grate them. Place the grated potatoes in a paper towel and drain as well as possible. Combine the potatoes in a bowl with the egg, flour, salt and pepper. Mix well.

Melt butter in a large saute pan over medium heat. Place a palm full of the potato mixture into the sizzling butter and cook for 2 minutes. Turn the pancakes over and cook for another 2 minutes, or until crisp on the outside and golden brown. Serve the pancakes hot from the skillet. Top with sour cream and parsley.