2 large (4 cups) baking potatoes, shredded
1 large (1 cup) Golden Delicious apple, shredded
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon baking powder
Sour cream, if desired
Honey, if desired
Stir together all ingredients except oil, sour cream and honey in large bowl.
Heat 1/4-inch oil over medium-high heat in 10-inch skillet. Drop 1/4 cup potato mixture into hot oil, flattening each mound slightly. Fry, turning once, until crisply brown (6 to 8 minutes). Drain well on paper towels. Serve warm with dollop of sour cream; drizzle with honey, if desired.
Makes: 8 servings (as a side dish).
Date: March 14, 2003