Shredded Hash Browns

Jalapeno pepper kicks up the flavor for this popular potato-onion skillet dish. Make it for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.



by 2  people


add your rating
add a comment
 
savings in
 
Ingredients
  • see savings
    On Sale
    3 - 4   
    small russet or white potatoes (about 3/4 pound)
  • see savings
    On Sale
    1/4  cup 
    finely chopped onion
  • see savings
    On Sale
    1   
    small jalapeno pepper, banana pepper, or Anaheim pepper, seeded and chopped (optional)
  • see savings
    On Sale
    1/4  teaspoon 
    salt
  • see savings
    On Sale
    1/8  teaspoon 
    coarsely ground black pepper
  • see savings
    On Sale
    2   tablespoons 
    butter, cooking oil, or margarine

Directions
1.
Peel potatoes and coarsely shred using the coarsest side of the grater (you should have about 2 cups). Rinse shredded potatoes in a colander; drain well and pat dry. In a medium bowl combine shredded potatoes, onion, jalapeno pepper (if using), salt, and black pepper.
2.
In a large nonstick skillet heat butter over medium heat for 1 to 2 minutes or until hot. Carefully add potatoes, pressing into an even pancake-like round (about 7 to 8 inches in diameter). Using a spatula, press mixture firmly. Cover and cook over medium heat for 8 minutes or until golden brown. Check occasionally and reduce heat, if necessary, to prevent overbrowning. Turn using two spatulas or a spatula and fork. (If you're not sure you can turn in a single flip, cut into quarters and turn by sections.) Cook, uncovered, 5 to 7 minutes more or until golden brown and crisp. Remove from skillet; cut into wedges. Makes 2 or 3 servings.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 168, Fat, total (g) 9, sat. fat (g) 1, carb. (g) 19, fiber (g) 2, pro. (g) 3, vit. C (mg) 16, sodium (mg) 197, calcium (mg) 10, iron (mg) 1, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Add Your Review
Related Recipe
Hash Brown Casserole
Hash Brown Casserole

Add some ham to a classic cheesy potato dish and you have a family-friendly main dish that comes together in a flash.

 Articles
Easy Skillet Beef With Hash Browns Recipe: 30-Minute Meal
... with Hash Browns will never disappoint. Really. Just because it's a busy weeknight, why should the kids... 30-Minute Meal recipes.) And that's why you can't go wrong with Easy Skillet Beef with Hash Browns... read more...
6 Things to Make With...Frozen Hash Browns
...Remember when hash browns were just for breakfast? Ha! Neither do we. Seems as long as we've ever... known them, hash browns have been popping up in recipes all the live long day, and why not? They..., there are few equals). Often undersung, hash browns give an added heartiness to family casseroles and potluck... read more...
Shredded Mexican Pork Tamales: Make the Takeout
...Here's an authentic Mexican recipe -- for Shredded Pork Tamales -- that will make you think you... presentation! Imagine these Shredded Pork Tamales (click here for the recipe) as part of a themed Mexico Night... the whole thing "dinner." (Did someone say "guacamole?") Here's the best part: These Shredded Pork Tamales... read more...
Food Blogs We Love
see more blogs

shop our favorite products