Sauerkraut Latkes Recipe
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Sauerkraut Latkes Recipe

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Really? Sauerkraut in potato pancakes? Oh yes, when the apples mellow the tang so very nicely. —Aysha Schurman, Ammon, Idaho
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. Cook: 5 min./batch
MAKES:10 servings
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TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. Cook: 5 min./batch
MAKES: 10 servings


  • 3 pounds russet potatoes, peeled and shredded
  • 1-1/2 cups shredded peeled apples
  • 1-1/2 cups sauerkraut, rinsed and well drained
  • 6 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 6 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons pepper
  • 3/4 cup canola oil
  • Sour cream and chopped green onions, optional

Nutritional Facts

3 latkes (calculated without sour cream) equals 306 calories, 20 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 127 mg cholesterol, 658 mg sodium, 27 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 6 g protein.


  1. In a large bowl, combine the potatoes, apples, sauerkraut and eggs. Combine the flour, salt and pepper; stir into potato mixture.
  2. Heat 2 tablespoons oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Drop batter by 1/4 cupfuls into oil; press lightly to flatten. Fry in batches until golden brown on both sides, using remaining oil as needed. Drain on paper towels. Top with sour cream and green onions if desired. Yield: 2-1/2 dozen.
Originally published as Sauerkraut Latkes in Taste of Home December/January 2012, p37

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Reviewed Mar. 22, 2015

"These were terrible!!! Not sure what I did wrong."

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