Easy Fried Potatoes & Onions

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Moonlightlady

This is so good. My grandmother was from Ireland and she used to make this dish all the time. When I make it, it always reminds me of her. I hope you enjoy it :)

Top Review by lazyme

Wow! These are awesome! Simple and tasty. Thanks Moonlightlady for a great recipe. Made for Cookbook Tag.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 large onion, peeled and thinly sliced
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 4 potatoes (baked or boiled and cooled)
  • salt and pepper


  1. Heat oil and butter in a skillet. Add the onions and cook until soft and lightly browned. Remove the onions from the pan and reserve.
  2. Slice the potatoes into 1/4 inch slices. Add them to the hot pan and brown on both sides.
  3. Return the onion to the pan, toss and season. Serve warm.

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