Bulgarian Baked Potatoes & Onions Recipe (Patatnik) With a Refreshing Secret Ingredient by 30Seconds Food


Bulgarian Baked Potatoes & Onions Recipe (Patatnik) With a Refreshing Secret Ingredient

Potato lovers, this one's for you! Patatnik is a Bulgarian baked potatoes recipe made with grated potatoes and onions. It has a secret ingredient that adds a refreshing kick: mint! 

Back in the day, the potato and onion dish was cooked over an open fire, but now most are baked in the oven. Here's what you need to make this tasty potato side dish recipe: potatoes, onions, vegetable oil, dried mint, eggs, flour and butter. You combine the ingredients then bake up the mixture until it's cooked through and golden.

This refreshing patanik potato and onion casserole recipe makes an interesting vegetarian meal, or it can be part of an incredible dinner. Give it a try tonight!

Note: 30Seconds is a participant in the Amazon affiliate advertising program and this post contains affiliate links, which means we may earn a commission or fees if you make a purchase via those links.

Cuisine: Bulgarian / European
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour
Servings: 8

Ingredients

Helpful Products

Recipe Notes

  • You can use gluten-free flour if you want this recipe to be gluten-free.
  • For fewer tears when working with onions, put the onions in the refrigerator to get cold before you grate them.
  • Store leftovers in an airtight container in the refrigerator or freezer.

Here's how to make it:

  1. Put the grated potatoes and onions into a large mixing bowl. Season with salt and pepper, to taste, if desired. Add the dried mint, oil and eggs. Mix well to combine. 
  2. Pour the mixture into a buttered round cake pan, cast iron skillet or a round casserole dish. Press to flatten the mixture, then sprinkle with the flour and dot with the butter. 
  3. Bake in a preheated 450-degree F oven for about 45 minutes, or until cooked through and golden.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving

Calories: 184

Total Fat: 10.2g

Saturated Fat: 3.7g

Cholesterol: 93mg

Sodium: 36mg

Total Carbohydrate: 18.4g

Dietary Fiber: 2g

Total Sugars: 1.8g

Protein: 5.1g

Vitamin D: 8mcg

Calcium: 30mg

Iron: 2mg

Potassium: 250mg

Recipe cooking times, nutritional information and servings are approximate and provided for your convenience. However, 30Seconds is not responsible for the outcome of any recipe, nor may you have the same results because of variations in ingredients, temperatures, altitude, errors, omissions or cooking/baking abilities. This recipe has been analyzed by VeryWellFit. However, any nutritional information is provided as a courtesy and it is up to the individual to ascertain accuracy. To ensure image quality, we may occasionally use stock photography.

Need to convert cooking and baking measurements? Here are some kitchen conversion charts. Here's how to submit your recipes to 30Seconds.

Take 30 seconds and join the 30Seconds community, and follow us on Facebook to get recipes in your newsfeed daily.

Related Products on Amazon We Think You May Like:

30Second Mobile, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

3-Ingredient Amish Potatoes Recipe Will Make You Rethink Potatoes

Hall of Fame Ground Beef Potato Taco Casserole Recipe Is the G.O.A.T.

Creamy 5-Ingredient Amish Mashed Potato Casserole Recipe: A Ticket to Cheese-Lover's Heaven

Cheesy Funeral Potatoes Casserole Recipe Will Make You Happy (Despite the Name)

Cassiday
This looks so yummy 😋
Elisa Schmitz
What an easy and savory and refreshing potato recipe. Comfort food, for sure!
bepositive
I’m making this this weekend 😍
Petko Petkov
There is a mistake in the name of the dish. It is called pataTnik. The author missed the second t in the word that comes from the word potato, so it's originally called patatnik.
Donna John
Thank you so much for letting us know about the error. We'll blame spellcheck. Have you made this dish before?

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Savory Mediterranean Spinach & Cheese Muffins Recipe (25 Minutes)

No-Bake Peanut Butter Energy Balls Recipe (5 Ingredients, 15 Minutes)

Creamy "Everything But the Bagel" Potato Casserole Recipe With a Protein-Rich Secret Ingredient

Easy Mediterranean Skillet Carrots Recipe (5 Ingredients, 10 Minutes)