Accordion Potatoes

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 1 hr 15 min
  • Prep: 15 min
  • Cook: 1 hr
  • Yield: 10 servings
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Ingredients

About 10 medium potatoes, such as Yukon gold, scrubbed clean

Bay leaves

Fresh sprigs thyme

Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper

2 tablespoons olive oil

2 tablespoons butter

Directions

  1. Heat the oven to 375 degrees F/190 degrees C. 
  2. Cut slices across the potatoes like slicing hard-boiled eggs, only without slicing the knife all the way through the potato. Insert a few herbs into each potato, between the slices. Lay them on a baking sheet, drizzle with oil and season with salt and pepper. Bake until brown and crisp on the outside and soft inside, 45 minutes to 1 hour.

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