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Smashed Potatoes with Lemon, Rosemary & Thyme

What’s more Aussie than having friends or family over, kids swimming, drinks flowing and having a backyard Barbie. Here is a simple side to accompany an Aussie BBQ that’t always a crowd pleaser and isn’t drowned in mayonaise!

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Smashed Potatoes with Lemon, Rosemary & Thyme with Honey Dijon Vinaigrette

  • Servings: 12-15
  • Difficulty: easy
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A perfect side to accompany a backyard BBQ

Ingredients

1 kg baby red potatoes skin left on

zest of 1 lemon

fresh rosemary and thyme

Salt and pepper

Honey Dijon Vinaigrette 

1/2 cup olive oil

1/4 cup apple cider vinegar or white wine vinegar

1 tb Dijon mustard

1 tb honey

1 garlic crushed

Directions

  1. Place potatoes whole in a large pot fill with water  till covers the potatoes add a heaped tsp salt, bring to the boil with lid on
  2. Once boiling remove lid and let it boil for 10-15mins
  3. Prick Potatoes with a fork to check if they are cooked they should be firm but tender inside
  4. Drain and let it cool
  5. Meanwhile make the dressing, add all the dressing ingredients into a jar and shake to combine, set aside.
  6. With a potato masher gently take each potato and press down just enough to break each potato place in a serving bowl
  7. Sprinkle the lemon zest, fresh rosemary sprigs and thyme and season with salt and pepper.
  8. Drizzle the dressing over the potatoes and gently  mix till all the potatoes are covered in the dressing.
  9. Can serve this still warm or cold.

 

 

 

Hello I’m Caz, founder of Green Leaf Living Australia. I live in the coastal city of the Gold Coast in Queensland. Living a naturally healthy lifestyle has been my focus and passion for many years. Here I share my experiences and knowledge with you, hoping to benefit your life in someway. Whether it be by trying one of the delicious food recipes, learning about herbs and how to use them. Traditional remedies, detoxifying your home and replicating a DIY non- toxic natural product for body and home. Using essentials oils to compliment your life or just listening to some wellness tips that help me live a more mindful and balanced life. Follow along with me as I share my love of all things food, health and wellbeing as I keep things real, honest and simple.

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