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Boxty is a potato pancake that is traditionally filled with leftovers and served with a sauce. They can be filled with anything from Smoked Salmon with a whiskey cream sauce or left over Irish stew.
Servings 8


  • 1 cup Potato raw grated
  • 1 cup leftover Mashed Potatoes
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup of milk or buttermilk
  • salt to taste
  • Butter for frying


  • Combine mashed potatoes, shredded potatoes, flour, egg. salt and baking powder. Stir in milk until you get a pancake batter consistency.
  • Butter the bottom of a non-stick pan and make boxties about 6 inches in diameter.
  • Once cooked fill with filling of choice and sauce and serve

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