05/06/2013 17:37 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Bubble And Squeak

Bubble and Sqeak

About Bubble and Squeak

Even the most simple, basic veg tastes fantastic in bubble and squeak. These easy-to-make fritters are a fantastic way to use up leftover veggies, or you can make from scratch and use fresh greens - perfect in the summer months.

Recipe rating: 5.0 stars

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Serves: 8

Olive oil: 2-3tbsp
Half an onion
Potatoes: 450g, cooked and mashed
Brussels Sprouts: 225g

Dried, mixed herbs: 1/2 tsp
Eggs: 2, beaten
Freshly ground black pepper
: A dash, to tate


  1. 1. Heat one tablespoon of the olive oil in a frying pan and fry the onion over a low heat for 3-4 minutes until soft.

  2. 2. Put the mashed potato and sprouts in a bowl and stir. Add the cooked onion, herbs and eggs, season with black pepper, and mix well.

  3. 3. Put a further one tablespoon of the oil in the frying pan and warm over a medium heat.

  4. 4. Fry spoonfuls of the mixture for about 6-8 minutes, turning once using a fish slice, until lightly browned on both sides. (You may need to cook in batches).

  5. 5. Serve immediately with a handful of grilled cherry tomatoes and any leftover cold meat.

  6. Recipe from Ella's Kitchen - the cook book, out now.