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Easy Potato Bake recipe

Easy Potato Bake

A very easy potato bake recipe for the lazy cook

Ingredients per person

2 medium potatoes,
200ml Double cream,
1 large clove of garlic,
Salt and pepper to season,
1 cube of butter


Preheat the oven at 160C.

Slice the potatoes into thin slices and place them into a bowl as you cut them.

Crush and chop the garlic and mix in the bowl with the potatoes. Layer the potato/garlic mix into a gratin dish seasoning with salt and pepper to taste as the layers build. The potato layers should come to just below the edge of the dish. Add the cream to just above the top layer of potato. Add a couple of cubes of butter to the top.

Place the potatoes in the oven and bake 45 mins or until the potatoes are completely tender.

Serve as a side dish to meat, poultry or fish or on its own as a TV snack.

About 15 minutes preparation time
About 45 minutes cooking time
Increase ingredients proportionately to serve more people

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