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Latkes – Egg Free

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Recipe Information

Recipe Created By: Jennifer Hisrich


2 cups shredded potatoes
1 tsp xanthan gum
corn oil


Sprinkle a little xanthan gum on potatoes and mix. Sprinkle on a littler more and mix again.

Fry in oil.


My daughter's religious school teacher says the xanthan gum works for sweet potato or zucchini latkes too.


Can use the preshredded potatoes from the grocery store, but check the ingredients to make sure they are safe for you.
Corn Substitutions: Corn is a common ingredient in products. Starch, modified food starch, dextrin and maltodextrin can be from corn. Consult with your physician to find out which corn derivatives you need to avoid. Many corn-free options are available in the US. Find out more about corn substitutions.