Pesto Potato Cake Recipe | Yummly
AboutCareersContact UsFAQs
BookmarkletYum Button

Pesto Potato Cake

LE RICETTE DI MICOL
10Ingredients
80Minutes
470Calories
Read Directions
Add to Meal Planner

Add to Meal Planner

Description

This Pesto Potato Cake is made in the traditional Napoli tradition, tracing its origins back to the 18th century to a wedding in the kingdom of Naples between King Ferdinand I of Borbone and Maria Carolina. These traditional potato cakes are typically eaten cold or at room temperature. This recipe for Pesto Potato Cake combines the rich flavors of pesto and mozzarella into savory multilayer potato cake featuring layers of pesto mashed potatoes, green beans, and fresh mozzarella that is then baked until melted and golden.

Ingredients

US|METRIC
4 SERVINGS
  • 800 grams potatoes
  • 200 grams green beans
  • 3 tablespoons pesto sauce
  • 4 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 mozzarella cheese (ball)
  • 2 eggs
  • breadcrumbs (as needed)
  • salt
  • ground black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • Did you make this?
    Add All to Shopping List
    Add to Meal Planner

    Directions

    1. Preheat the oven to 180C.
    2. Cut off the tips of the green beans, wash them, and blanch them in salted boiling water. Drain them and cut them into small pieces.
    3. Wash the potatoes, cook them with their skin in a stockpot of cold water. Then peel them and mash them with a potato masher. Place the mashed potatoes in a large bowl.
    View 6 More StepsDiscover more recipes from Le ricette di Micol

    NutritionView More

    470Calories
    Sodium34% DV810mg
    Fat35% DV23g
    Protein47% DV24g
    Carbs14% DV43g
    Fiber24% DV6g
    Calories470Calories from Fat210
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat23g35%
    Saturated Fat13g65%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol170mg57%
    Sodium810mg34%
    Potassium1020mg29%
    Protein24g47%
    Calories from Fat210
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate43g14%
    Dietary Fiber6g24%
    Sugars5g10%
    Vitamin A20%
    Vitamin C80%
    Calcium40%
    Iron20%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    PlanShop