This is a recipe from my great grandmother

Anna Behan

Boxty Recipe in my Great Grandmother’s own handwriting


1 Tea cup buttermilk

1 Tea cup milk

4 Raw Potatoes

Good pinch of Salt

About 2 tea cups of Wholemeal


Place wholemeal and salt in a mixing bowl.  Make a well in the centre and gradually stir in the milk and buttermilk.  Beat lightly to make batter.  Peel and grate the raw potatoes, remove any excess water and then mix potatoes into the batter.  Heat pan and spoon mixture into pan as if you are making pancakes.

A recipe for Boxty handed down from my great grandmother


This page was added on 08/12/2017.

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