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How to make Roast Potatoes

These roasted potatoes are perfectly crispy, crunchy and full of flavour. They’re so simple + easy and make the best side dish

Roast Potatoes Recipe
 
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Crispy and crunchy roasted potatoes
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Serves: 4
Ingredients
  • 6 Medium Starchy Potatoes
  • 1 Tbsp Oil
  • 2 Tbsp Butter
  • ½ tsp Salt
  • 3 Garlic Cloves
  • 2-3 Sprigs of Thyme
Instructions
  1. Wash, peel and cut the potatoes in half. Fill a large saucepan with cold water and add the potatoes. Boil for 10 minutes until the outside of the potatoes become soft.
  2. Add the oil and butter to a baking dish and place in the oven to melt and heat.
  3. Drain the potatoes in a colander and leave to dry for a few minutes. Shake the colander to rough up all edges of the potatoes.
  4. Add the potatoes to the baking dish with the oil and butter. Season with salt, add the whole garlic cloves and thyme. Use a spoon to coat everything together.
  5. Roast the potatoes in a 200C|400F oven for 1 hour and 10 minutes, tossing the potatoes around half way through the cook time.

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Nikki

Tuesday 15th of December 2020

Is there a nutrient content?

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Pam

Tuesday 30th of June 2020

What potato peeler are you using?

Potatoes are wonderful!!!

CDG

Thursday 14th of May 2020

These are the absolute best! I don't plan to ever roast potatoes the "old fashioned way" again!