Bacstaí or boxty is a quick and easy Irish potato pancake. Also called grated cakes or farls.
To make these you willl need -
50g plain flour
4 large potatoes, peeled and grated onto a tea towel and the liquid squeezed out
1 egg, beaten
Salt and pepper
Oil for frying
Put grated squeezed potatoes, flour, egg, salt and pepper into a bowl.
Mix well, until all ingredients are blended together. Use as soon as mixture is mixed, do not allow to stand as the mixture can discolour.
Heat a little oil on a frying pan, when hot drop spoonfuls of mixture onto