Crunchy potatoes with dill & onions

Crunchy potatoes with dill & onions

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Prep: 20 mins Cook: 40 mins


Serves 6
Roasties packed with flavour, and they're good for you too... try them with slow-roast lamb

Nutrition and extra info

  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Nutrition: per serving

  • kcal244
  • fat6g
  • saturates1g
  • carbs45g
  • sugars3g
  • fibre4g
  • protein6g
  • salt0.05g
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  • 1½ kg Desirée potatoes, cut into roughly 1in chunks



    The world's favourite root vegetable, the potato comes in innumerable varieties. A member of…

  • 3 tbsp olive oil
    olive oil

    Olive oil

    ol-iv oyl

    Probably the most widely-used oil in cooking, olive oil is pressed from fresh olives. It's…

  • 1 onion, as thinly sliced as you can



    Onions are endlessly versatile and an essential ingredient in countless recipes. Native to Asia…

  • small bunch dill, roughly chopped


  1. Bring a large pan of salted water to the boil. Add spuds, bring back to the boil, then cook for 3 mins. Drain really well, leave in the colander for 10 mins to steam dry. Toss with the oil, onion and seasoning in a large roasting tin.

  2. Heat oven to 220C/200C fan/gas 7 and put in the potatoes. Roast for 30 mins, stirring halfway, until golden and crunchy. Stir in the dill and put back in the oven for 5 mins, then serve.

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16th Dec, 2012
Wonderful meal with the citrus lamb and pomegranate salad, couldn't ask for better
7th Feb, 2011
Very good, like mash with a crisp skin, well worth trying.
13th Feb, 2016
At what point do you add the onions?
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28th Apr, 2016
Hi there, the onions go in with the potatoes at the end of step 1.
maggiebleksley's picture
28th Jun, 2015
Am I right in assuming the potatoes should be peeled before boiling?
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