Borrowed from the Swiss – a thick potato pancake with melted cheese in the middle, is perfect for brunch & dinner alike. In this week's we tested 3 ways to make this savoury cake – Potato Rostï, Vegan Sweet Potato Rostï & Quinoa & Yam Rostï: • Potato Rostï: Preheat oven to 200 degrees C. Peel & grate 8 potatoes; pat dry with paper towels. In large bowl, toss potatoes with salt& pepper to taste. In nonstick skillet with heat-safe handle, heat 1tbsp olive oil over medium heat. Add half the potatoes, gently patting with a spatula to cover the skillet. Top with 1cup mozzarella cheese. Top with remaining potatoes, gently patting. Cook 10 mins, gently shaking skillet to keep pancake from sticking. Carefully invert potato pancake onto a flat plate. Add 1tbsp oil to skillet, then slide pancake back into it. Cook for 10mins, gently shaking skillet. Place it uncovered in oven & bake 20mins, until tender. Serving suggestion- Mayonnaise • Quinoa & Yam Rostï: In a small frying pan, with a bit of oil, sauté 1 chopped onion on medium heat until browned. Add 1clove garlic & stir. Remove from heat. Combine all the ingredients- 1grated yam, 1grated carrot, 1cup cooked quinoa, 1/2cup almond meal, 1/2cup flour, salt & pepper, 1tsp cinnamon, 1/2cumin, 2tbsp tahini, 2eggs & mix well, with onion/garlic mixture. In a 10inch pan, add 1tbsp oil of your choice over medium heat. Tip mixture into pan & using a spatula, press down and cover the pan. Cook slowly on low heat. After about 10mins, place a plate over the rostï & flip the pan. Add some oil to the pan, slide the rostï back into the it. Cook for 6-8mins. Slide out onto plate. Serving suggestion- • Sweet Potato Rostï: Combine 1onion, 1red pepper, 2cloves garlic & 3cm ginger in a bowl. Add the 1 1/2 tbsp cornflour, then season with salt & pepper. Grate 2 sweet potatoes onto a clean towel & squeeze out excess liquid. Mix the grated potato in the bowl & sift 1cup flour & mix well. Set aside for 5mins. Pour 1tsp of oil in a frying pan over high heat. Divide mixture into 4-5 balls, then flatten each one. Add the Rostïs & fry them for 5 mins on each side. Serving suggestion- Salsa

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Borrowed from the Swiss – a thick potato pancake with melted cheese in the middle, #Rostï is perfect for brunch & dinner alike. In this week's #FoodhallTestKitchen, we tested 3 ways to make this savoury cake – Potato Rostï, Vegan Sweet Potato Rostï & Quinoa & Yam Rostï:

• Potato Rostï: Preheat oven to 200 degrees C. Peel & grate 8 potatoes; pat dry with paper towels. In large bowl, toss potatoes with salt& pepper to taste. In nonstick skillet with heat-safe handle, heat 1tbsp olive oil over medium heat. Add half the potatoes, gently patting with a spatula to cover the skillet. Top with 1cup mozzarella cheese. Top with remaining potatoes, gently patting. Cook 10 mins, gently shaking skillet to keep pancake from sticking. Carefully invert potato pancake onto a flat plate. Add 1tbsp oil to skillet, then slide pancake back into it. Cook for 10mins, gently shaking skillet. Place it uncovered in oven & bake 20mins, until tender. Serving suggestion- Mayonnaise

• Quinoa & Yam Rostï: In a small frying pan, with a bit of oil, sauté 1 chopped onion on medium heat until browned. Add 1clove garlic & stir. Remove from heat. Combine all the ingredients- 1grated yam, 1grated carrot, 1cup cooked quinoa, 1/2cup almond meal, 1/2cup flour, salt & pepper, 1tsp cinnamon, 1/2cumin, 2tbsp tahini, 2eggs & mix well, with onion/garlic mixture. In a 10inch pan, add 1tbsp oil of your choice over medium heat. Tip mixture into pan & using a spatula, press down and cover the pan. Cook slowly on low heat. After about 10mins, place a plate over the rostï & flip the pan. Add some oil to the pan, slide the rostï back into the it. Cook for 6-8mins. Slide out onto plate. Serving suggestion- #Guacamole

• #Vegan Sweet Potato Rostï: Combine 1onion, 1red pepper, 2cloves garlic & 3cm ginger in a bowl. Add the 1 1/2 tbsp cornflour, then season with salt & pepper. Grate 2 sweet potatoes onto a clean towel & squeeze out excess liquid. Mix the grated potato in the bowl & sift 1cup flour & mix well. Set aside for 5mins. Pour 1tsp of oil in a frying pan over high heat. Divide mixture into 4-5 balls, then flatten each one. Add the Rostïs & fry them for 5 mins on each side. Serving suggestion- Salsa

Borrowed from the Swiss – a thick potato pancake with melted cheese in the middle, #Rostï is perfect for brunch & dinner alike. In this week's #FoodhallTestKitchen, we tested 3 ways to make this savoury cake – Potato Rostï, Vegan Sweet Potato Rostï & Quinoa & Yam Rostï: • Potato Rostï: Preheat oven to 200 degrees C. Peel & grate 8 potatoes; pat dry with paper towels. In large bowl, toss potatoes with salt& pepper to taste. In nonstick skillet with heat-safe handle, heat 1tbsp olive oil over medium heat. Add half the potatoes, gently patting with a spatula to cover the skillet. Top with 1cup mozzarella cheese. Top with remaining potatoes, gently patting. Cook 10 mins, gently shaking skillet to keep pancake from sticking. Carefully invert potato pancake onto a flat plate. Add 1tbsp oil to skillet, then slide pancake back into it. Cook for 10mins, gently shaking skillet. Place it uncovered in oven & bake 20mins, until tender. Serving suggestion- Mayonnaise • Quinoa & Yam Rostï: In a small frying pan, with a bit of oil, sauté 1 chopped onion on medium heat until browned. Add 1clove garlic & stir. Remove from heat. Combine all the ingredients- 1grated yam, 1grated carrot, 1cup cooked quinoa, 1/2cup almond meal, 1/2cup flour, salt & pepper, 1tsp cinnamon, 1/2cumin, 2tbsp tahini, 2eggs & mix well, with onion/garlic mixture. In a 10inch pan, add 1tbsp oil of your choice over medium heat. Tip mixture into pan & using a spatula, press down and cover the pan. Cook slowly on low heat. After about 10mins, place a plate over the rostï & flip the pan. Add some oil to the pan, slide the rostï back into the it. Cook for 6-8mins. Slide out onto plate. Serving suggestion- #Guacamole • #Vegan Sweet Potato Rostï: Combine 1onion, 1red pepper, 2cloves garlic & 3cm ginger in a bowl. Add the 1 1/2 tbsp cornflour, then season with salt & pepper. Grate 2 sweet potatoes onto a clean towel & squeeze out excess liquid. Mix the grated potato in the bowl & sift 1cup flour & mix well. Set aside for 5mins. Pour 1tsp of oil in a frying pan over high heat. Divide mixture into 4-5 balls, then flatten each one. Add the Rostïs & fry them for 5 mins on each side. Serving suggestion- Salsa

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