Mushroom Noodle Latkes


Here is an amazing Hanukkah recipe from Chabad.org.  As you can tell, I love making latkes, and enjoy making latkes out of non-traditional foods, like apple or spinach & feta.  So, I just had to try noodle-based latkes.  And, one or our daughters was going to be home and she loves mushrooms, so this was a perfect combo – mushroom noodle latkes.IMG_8691.JPGPlease forgive me, I did not do a good job getting pictures of these latkes. It was the first night of Hanukah and there was too much excitement and impatience to eat dinner so that new toys could be played with. Nonetheless, they were delicious! Everyone ate way too many, so no leftovers.

The flavor is very rich, butter is used to cook the mushrooms and the latkes. So serve this with a good salad to balance it out.  We ate it with a hearty kale salad.IMG_8686.JPG

Mushroom Noodle Latkes

From Chabad.Org

  • 4 tablespoons butter or peanut oil
  • 1/2 pound thinly sliced fresh mushroom caps (grown locally)
  • 8 scallions including 3 inches of green top, sliced into long ovals
  • 4 large eggs (raised locally)
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon white pepper
  • 2 tablespoons snipped or chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder or fresh minced garlic
  • 1/2 pound fine egg noodles (cooked according to directions on package)

On high heat, heat 2 tablespoons of butter or oil. Add mushrooms and scallions, and cook until the mushrooms release all of their juices and are browned.IMG_8686.JPGBeat the eggs with the salt, pepper, parsley and garlic powder.IMG_8687.JPGCombine with the noodles and cooked mushrooms.IMG_8688.JPGHeat the remaining two tablespoons of oil in non-stick pan until it is very hot and drop the noodle mixture in 1/4-cup amounts in the pan, flattening each pancake down.IMG_8690.JPGCook 4 to 5 minutes on each side until brown and crispy. Blot with paper towels.IMG_8689.JPGServe and enjoy!IMG_8691.JPGServes 4 for dinner, more as a side.

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  1. chefceaser

    Reblogged this on Chef Ceaser.

Let me know what you think of this post, and if you try the recipe, please let me know how it was and any suggestions you have. Thanks, Andrea

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