Fluffy Potato Knaidlach (Like a Matzo Ball With Potato) Passover

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

From "Chai Lights" of Ladies Auxiliary, Congregation Ahavath Sholom in Fort Worth, TX. This sounds easy since it is made with potato pancake mix.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup water, cold
  • 1 (3 ounce) package potato pancake mix
  • 14 cup matzo meal
  • 2 tablespoons oil


  1. Beat egg with fork; blend in the water.
  2. Add remaining ingredients; stir and allow it to thicken for 10 minutes.
  3. Form into balls the size of a walnut.
  4. Drop into a large pot of rapidly boiling salted water.
  5. Cover tightly and reduce heat and simmer for 30 minutes.
  6. Drain and serve in soup, stew or as a side dish with meat and poultry.