Roasted New potatoes with lemon & crispy sage

Roast potatoes with a refreshing lemon twist adds another dimension to dinner time. Why not try these flavourful zesty roasties instead of plain ones with a succulent pork joint or roast chicken?

This recipe was created by Luke Willcox - New Product Development team.

SEASON

Spring/Summer

COMPLEXITY

Simple

PREPARATION TIME

10 minutes

COOKING TIME

35 minutes

SERVES

Serves 4

Ingredients

  • 750g New/Baby potatoes
  • 10-15 fresh sage leaves
  • 1 unwaxed lemon (cut in quarters and seeds removed)
  • 2-3 tbsp light olive oil
  • Sea salt & black pepper

Method

1
Preheat the oven to 200°C / Fan 180°C / Gas 6.
2
Wash the potatoes and cut larger ones in half. Steam or boil in salted water for around 5 minutes to par-cook. Drain, then toss them in enough olive oil to coat well and put in a roasting tin with the lemon and seasoning.
3
Roast for around 30 minutes, turning occasionally, until the potatoes are cooked and golden.
4
Heat a small amount of olive oil in a frying pan and quick-fry the sage leaves for 5 – 10 seconds. As soon as they’re done, remove from the pan and drain on kitchen paper.
5
Squeeze the lemon quarters over the potatoes and crumble the crispy sage leaves on top. Season to taste and serve.

Share

You might also like...

Duchess potatoes

Potatoes fit for a duchess. These light and fluffy potatoes are unique and delicious.

Cranberry & camembert potato bake

The perfect baked camembert and festive jam recipe with rosemary potatoes to scoop.

Bombay Aloo

This spicy potato curry makes an ideal accompaniment to an Indian meal.

Vegetarian wellington

Packed full of delicious sweet potatoes and Christmas flavours.

Join our mailing list

For all our latest recipes straight to your inbox, plus giveaways, latest news and more!