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Steamed Potatoes

Nefyn, Gwynedd

A pig's flead. Mrs May Edwards, Abercywarch, Merioneth.

A favourite dish served for dinner or supper in Porth Dinllaen.

Nefyn, Lleyn.

The Recipe

You will need

  • potatoes, coarsely cut
  • onions
  • bacon rashers
  • a little flour
  • water

Method

  1. Fill a saucepan with alternate layers of potatoes and sliced onions, finishing with a layer of potatoes. 
  2. Sprinkle with a little flour and cover with bacon rashers. 
  3. Add water to the level of the last layer of potatoes, cover the bacon with grease-proof paper and press firmly with a plate. 
  4. Place a lid on the saucepan and simmer the contents until cooked.

A favourite dish served for dinner or supper in Porth Dinllaen.

Nefyn, Lleyn.

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