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Potato Roll – EASY and DELICIOUS Recipe

21 mayo, 2021

In Argentina, the classic rolled with pionono dough is usually prepared for family gatherings at Christmas and New Year’s Eve. As it is hot here for these dates, it is served cold. On this occasion, through RecetasGratis, you will be able to know this hot alternative made with potatoes, an easy, practical and, above all, delicious recipe!

You can prepare this potato wrap with children because it does not involve too much work with the fire, since it is cooked in the oven. In fact, it is important that the little ones participate in the kitchen, since being involved with food allows them to get to know them and dare to try new things. Read on to find out how to make potato roll.

3 diners
Main dish
Low difficulty

Ingredients to make potato wrap:

How to make potato wrap:


Hydrate the dried tomatoes in hot water. Wash and prick the potato to cook it with its skin in the microwave for 6 minutes. After that time, turn it over and cook it for 6 more minutes.

Trick: If you do not have a microwave, cook it with its skin in boiling water until you feel that it is soft when you prick it. This way, it will absorb less water than if you peeled it and boiled it in cubes.

Potato Roll Recipe - Step 1


Careful not to burn you, peel the potato. If there is any piece of skin left, do not worry because you have previously washed it and it will be a more rustic puree. So that, crush it and season it to taste.

Potato Roll Recipe - Step 2


When the taste of the puree is to your liking, let it warm up a little and add the egg. Mix and reserve to continue with the potato roll recipe.

Potato Roll Recipe - Step 3


Cover the table with plastic wrap and distribute the puree on it, forming a 2cm tall rectangle.

Potato Roll Recipe - Step 4


Add the dried tomatoes previously hydrated, place on them the ham and finally, the cheese. You can make the potato wrap with the cheese that you like the most, while it is sliced. Similarly, if you want to make a vegetarian potato wrap, simply remove the ham and replace it with another ingredient, such as spinach.

Potato Roll Recipe - Step 5


Start to roll your potato roll with the help of plastic wrap to press.

Trick: preheat the oven to 180ºC.

Potato Roll Recipe - Step 6


Close the ends of the plastic wrap like candy and place the potato wrap on a baking sheet. Bake it for about 15 minutes.

Potato Roll Recipe - Step 7


Serve by opening the film being careful not to burn yourself. You can cover it with a green sauce and cut it into slices about 2 fingers wide so it doesn’t fall apart. Accompany your potato, ham and cheese roll with a fresh green leafy salad or a caprese salad.

Potato Roll Recipe - Step 8

If you liked the recipe for Potato wrap, we suggest you enter our category of Potato Recipes. You can also visit a selection of the best Argentine recipes.

Other fillings for potato wrap

This filling that we propose is one of the many options that you can choose to prepare your potato roll. Potato is an ingredient that goes with everything, so let your imagination and creativity run wild. These are some options that are great:

  • Mushrooms, onion, cheese and spinach (ideal if you are looking for a vegetarian potato roll)
  • Minced meat, onion, garlic, chili, carrot and tomato puree, as if it were a Bolognese but without so much liquid.
  • Cheese, bacon and pesto.
  • Lettuce, blue cheese, bacon and black olives for a delicious cold potato wrap.
  • Raw ham, Parmesan cheese and arugula.
  • Cheese, corn and tuna. The potato and tuna roll is especially popular with the little ones.

Tell us, what filling will you dare to try and with whom will you share it?