Buy new potatoes as you need them so they are as fresh as possible, giving you the best flavour. New potatoes are delicious cooked in their skins, so simply scrub them gently to remove dirt and any loose skin before cooking.

New Potatoes
Jersey Royal new potatoes
Servings:175g (6oz) of potatoes per person
Calories per serving:134
Ready in:22 minutes
Prep. time:2 minutes
Cook time:20 minutes
Recipe author:Chef
First published:21st January 2013

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Printable 🖨 shopping 🛒 list & 👩‍🍳 method for this recipe

  • 175g (6oz) potatoes per person, scrubbed but not peeled
  • Good pinch of sea salt


  1. Place potatoes in a pan and just cover with boiling water
  2. Add a pinch of sea salt
  3. Simmer gently for 20 minutes until tender

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Serve with melted butter if desired

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