- 1 tsp olive oil
Probably the most widely-used oil in cooking, olive oil is pressed from fresh olives. It's…
- 50g butter
Butter is made when lactic-acid producing bacteria are added to cream and churned to make an…
- 2 garlic cloves, crushed
- 2 x 750g bags Charlotte potatoes, cut in half if large
- 1l hot vegetable stock
- 2 sprigs thyme, leaves only
This popular herb grows in Europe, especially the Mediterranean, and is a member of the mint…
Heat oven to 200C/fan 180C/gas 6. Heat the oil and butter in a large roasting tin. Add the garlic and cook over a medium heat for 2 mins. Tip in the potatoes and toss to coat in the garlic butter and oil.
Pour the stock over the potatoes and season with pepper and a little salt. Bring to the boil then transfer to the oven. Cook for 40-45 mins or until tender.
Transfer to the stove-top and toss over a medium heat until most of the liquid has been absorbed and turned to a shiny glaze – about 15 mins. Tip potatoes into a warm serving dish and scatter over the thyme and serve.