Potato And Ham Cake Recipe


Preparation Time15 MinCooking Time50 Min
Ready In1 Hr 5 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexAverageCuisine
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Medium potatoes1 1⁄2 Pound
 Cooked ham1⁄2 Pound, sliced
 Butter6 Tablespoon
 Soft bread crumbs3 Tablespoon
 Cheese2 Cup (32 tbs), grated
 Milk1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2798 Calories from Fat 1629

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 185 g284.7%

Saturated Fat 113.4 g567%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 509.4 mg

Sodium 2205.8 mg91.9%

Total Carbohydrates 160 g53.4%

Dietary Fiber 17.2 g68.7%

Sugars 15.9 g

Protein 139 g278.3%

Vitamin A 105.7% Vitamin C 223.4%

Calcium 239% Iron 50.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) Cook potatoes in boiling salted water for 20 minutes.
2) Meanwhile, chop the ham.
3) Grease a 7 inch springform pan with a little of the butter and sprinkle breadcrumbs over the bottom and sides, shaking off any excess.
4) Preheat oven to 350°.
5) Drain and peel the potatoes, then cut into 1/4 inch thick slices.

6) In the bottom of the pan, arrange a few of the slices, slightly overlapping,
7) Melt the remaining butter and brush a little over the potatoes.
8) Scatter some of the ham, then some of the cheese over and season.
8) Continue layering, reserving a little of the butter, and finishing with a layer of potato topped with cheese.
9) Pour the milk over and brush with remaining butter.
10) Bake for about 30 minutes till potatoes are tender and cheese has melted.
11) Unmold cake from pan.

12) Serve the potato and ham cake with salad and crusty bread.