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Recipe || Hasselback Potatoes

There are variations of this recipe all over Pinterest.  But what it all comes down to is a potato cut into thin slices, but not all the way through (like an accordion), covered in some sort of oil and then baked. I’d really like to try this recipe with a sweet potato next time…

Apologies for the blurry pictures. I am having horrible borrowed camera difficulties

I made these while my brother grilled hamburgers. Not because I am some delicate wilting flower that believes that only men can grill but because I have a bad history with fire. Like the time I fell into the fireplace. Or seared my stomach on a grill. My family tries their damndest to keep me away from open flames now.

Hasselback Potatoes

Garlic Salt
Olive Oil

My favorite part is how crispy the edges get while the inside stays light and fluffy

Preheat your oven to 425  F. Cut your potato into thin slices 3/4 of the way through the potato. Fan the slices out. Drizzle olive oil between the slices and salt and pepper generously. Then dot with butter just for an extra crisp kick.  Bake for 55 minutes to 1 hour.

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  • I love these potatoes! I first discovered them in a local supermarket (pre-packaged) and gave them a try. I will definitely try making my own.

    Thanks for sharing.

    ♡ Molly

  • Sally

    Glad your family is looking out for you. I’ve made these before and they were delicious… but making them with sweet potatoes sounds genius!

  • Ashley Barnhill

    I have sweet potatoes at home and this is how I will be cooking them! Glad you joined us this week! 🙂

  • Jamie

    Oh my! I have been wanting to try this FOREVER but always forget when I get a fresh bag of “taters”!! Looks delish!

  • Sarah C

    I am going to try this next time, for sure!

  • This is added to my list of things to try! Potatoes are my weakness, so I am loving this! 🙂