Braden Family Cookbook
Two Fat Ladies
the potatoes very finely on a mandolin, or with a good, sharp knife or a
processor. Steep in cold water for 30 minutes, drain and pat dry.
There should only be about 5 layers of potatoes, so choose your roasting
pan accordingly. Drizzle some olive oil over the base of the pan. Put a layer of
overlapping potato slices on the base, season with salt and freshly ground
pepper, a sprinkling of herbs and garlic, a drizzle of olive oil and moisten
with a little stock. Continue in this manner until everything is used up.
in a preheated oven at 190C/375 degrees F/Gas 5 until softish when pierced, then
increase the heat to 230C/450 degrees F/Gas 8 until very brown and crisp.
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