Easy Potato Rösti | The Petromax Recipe

35 min
6 People
Wrought-Iron Pan

The aroma of freshly grated and roasted potatoes wakes childhood memories. We already knew back then that the simple things are often the best. This is why today this dish is still globally popular in home kitchens as well as in exquisite ones: The Potato Rösti. Whether sweet or savoury, the Potato Rösti has not lost any of its popularity. In this recipe we show you how you can quickly and easily make Potato Rösti yourself with the Petromax Wrought-Iron Pan.

Pan Size


  • 1 kg potatoes
  • 2 eggs
  • 1,5 tbsp. starch
  • 1,5 tsp. caraway seeds
  • 1,5 tsp. sea salt
  • 1 tsp. pepper
  • clarified butter for roasting


1. Peel and grate the potatoes and squeeze out surplus water with a clean cloth into a bowl.

2. Let the collected water stand for 5 minutes and pour out carefully until only the starch remains on the bottom of the bowl.

3. Add the grated potato, the egg, caraway seeds, the extra starch, salt and pepper and mix well.

4. Heat up clarified butter in the wrought-iron pan and add the batter until about 2 cm thick.

5. Let roast for 5-6 minutes, flip carefully and let roast for another 5 minutes until golden brown.

6. Serve with roast vegetables or meat.


Number of briquettes: 0
Briquettes on top: 0
Briquettes underneath: 0
Duration: 35 minutes
Number of persons: 6 People
Preparation time: 20
Cooking time: 15
Level of difficulty: Easy