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Saute Potatoes

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Ingredients
  Charlotte potatoes 300 Gram (roughly the size of an egg)
  Fresh thyme sprigs 2 Medium
  Parsley leaves 8 Small
  Vegetable oil 2 Tablespoon
  Butter 40 Gram, unsalted
  Sea salt 2 Tablespoon (use as per taste)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Wash, peel and rewash the potatoes.

MAKING
2. Place the potatoes in a saucepan, cover with cold water, add a little salt and bring to the boil.
3. Turn down the heat and simmer gently until the potatoes are just cooked.
4. Carefully drain into a colander, refresh under cold running water and allow to dry.
5. Chop the parsley and cut the butter into small cube shapes.
6. Take the potatoes and cut them in half lengthways.
7. Over a medium heat, heat the oil in a heavy-based frying pan and place the potatoes into the frying pan.
8. Shake the pan from time to time and after about 4 minutes, use tongs to turn the potatoes over to color the other side.
9. Season with a twist or two of coarse sea salt and add the cubes of butter evenly in the pan.
10. Let the butter to foam and cook until it begins to turn a nutty brown color.
11. Quickly turn off the heat and remove the saute potatoes from the pan onto kitchen paper to remove any excess oil.

SERVING
12. Place the saute potatoes onto a warmed dish or warmed plates, sprinkle lightly with chopped parsley and serve the saute potatoes immediately while hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Saute
Ingredient: 
Potato
Interest: 
Easy
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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