Tex Mex Potato Pancakes

Tex Mex Potato Pancakes

Serves: Serves 6

Prep Time: 10 mins

Cook Time: 20 mins

Use our Garlic Mashed Potatoes, onions and poblano peppers to put a bold twist on the traditional potato pancake.


  • 6 tbsp Olive Oil, divided use
  • 1/2 Large Onion, quartered
  • 1 Poblano Pepper, seed and sliced into 4 slices
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1/4 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1 pkg Bob Evans Garlic Mashed Potatoes
  • 1 Egg, beaten
  • 1/2 cup Mexican Blend Cheese or Pepper Jack cheese, shredded
  • 1/3 cup All Purpose Flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp Baking Powder
  • For Garnish: Sour Cream, Salsa, Fresh Cilantro, chopped
Tex Mex Potato Pancakes


  1. Preheat oven to broil.
  2. Place onion and poblano pepper onto a small baking sheet and brush with 1 tsp. olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  3. Broil for 10-12 minutes or until onions just start to brown. Remove and set aside to cool slightly.
  4. Dice onions and peppers and set aside.
  5. Add Garlic Mashed Potatoes, egg, diced onions and peppers, cheese, flour and baking powder into a large mixing bowl. Stir to combine.
  6. Place a nonstick skillet over medium- high heat and add about 1 tbsp. olive oil per batch.
  7. Spoon potato mixture into pan in about ¼ cup dollops, cooking 3-4 at a time. Turn to brown on both sides, about 5-7 minutes per side.
  8. Carefully remove to a wire rack to cool slightly. Garnish with sour cream, salsa and cilantro.

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