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Rosti has been called the national dish of German-speaking Switzerland. Rosti is similar
to hash browns and is usually topped with cheese. Here is a lower calorie version
of the dish.
1 medium baked or steamed potato, chilled
1 tbsp olive oil
1/4 cup chopped onion
Salt and pepper to taste
Shred the potato on a large-holed grater. Heat oil in a small frying pan on medium
heat. Add chopped onion and shredded potato. Form into a cake and let cook for about
5 minutes on low. When crust forms, turn carefully. Let cook 5 minutes longer.
Each serving contains about 148 calories, 2 g protein, 7 g fat, 0 mg cholesterol,
20 g carbohydrates, 2 g fiber, and 9 mg sodium.