New Potatoes and Peas

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The Potato Year: 300 Classic Recipes

The Potato Year

By Lucy Madden

Published 2015

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Anyone privileged enough to grow their own potatoes scarcely needs to look further this month since a basket full of freshly dug potatoes can be so easily combined with another ingredient to produce a meal of great simplicity that ranks in the gourmet class.


  • 2 lb (900 g) small new potatoes, washed
  • 2 oz (50


Steam the washed potatoes until just tender. Meanwhile fry the bacon until crisp. Cook the peas in the cream until just tender and put together with the potatoes. Put in a serving dish, sprinkle with the bacon, fresh herbs and the seasoning.