Italian pork patties with potato wedges
- Preparation and cooking time
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- Serves 4
Bring some Italian flavour to your table this week, with these succulent pork patties
- STEP 1
Heat oven to 200C/180C fan/gas 6. Toss potato wedges in a large roasting tin with 1 tbsp oil and lemon juice. Spread out in a single layer. Bake for 35-45 mins, turning halfway, until golden brown and crisp.
- STEP 2
Meanwhile, place the breadcrumbs in a mixing bowl and moisten with 2 tbsp cold water. Add the mince, Parmesan, parsley, garlic and lemon zest. Season, mix well, then shape into 4 large, flat patties.
- STEP 3
Heat remaining oil in a pan and cook the patties for 7 mins on each side, or until they have a golden crust and are cooked through (alternatively, cook on the barbecue). Serve with the wedges and a tomato and rocket salad, if you like
MAKE IT INTO A MEATBALL SARNIE
Replace the lemon zest and parsley with a pinch dried chilli flakes and 1 tsp fennel seeds. Shape into small meatballs and grill or fry until cooked through. Serve piled into ciabatta rolls with a spoonful fried onions and peppers.