Leek and Potato Cake


  • 7 ounces all-purpose flour
  • 1 stick unsalted butter
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 large egg yolk
  • 3 tablespoons cold water (for emergency)
  • 3 medium Yukon gold potatoes, peeled
  • 2 leeks, trimmed, dark greens removed, rinsed well and sliced
  • + 8 more ingredients
    • 1 shallot, finely chopped
    • 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 2 tablespoons butter, plus more for topping
    • 2 ounces chopped guanciale, optional
    • 3 large farm fresh eggs
    • ½ cup whole milk
    • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
    • 1/3 cup freshly grated Parmesan, plus more for sprinkling

For the dough: Add the flour, butter and salt into the bowl of a stand mixer. Run the machine at its slowest setting for 5 to 7 minutes. Add the yolk, and as the butter starts breaking into the dough, you will notice that your mix will start looking like coarse crumbs. As time goes by, the crumbs...

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