NEW POTATOES AND ASPARAGUS ROASTED IN A BAG. 21/06/14
If you cook potatoes and other ingredients in a bag, or en papillote as our proper French cooks would have us call it, you end up with a fantastically aromatic bundle of goodness.
INGREDIENTS METHOD

Serves 4 as a side dish

 

600g/1lb 4oz new potatoes, scrubbed and halved
A bunch of asparagus, tough end discarded
4 sprigs of rosemary
4 bay leaves
8 slices of pancetta or streaky bacon
60g/2 ½ oz butter



Preheat the oven to 220C/425F/Gas 7. Prepare four bags by folding four double layers of foil in half and sealing the two sides of each bag with a tight fold.

 

Divide the ingredients between the bags and season well. Fold the top up tightly and place each bag on a baking tray.

Place in the oven and cook for 30 minutes until tender. Serve with meat or fish.

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NEW POTATOES AND ASPARAGUS ROASTED IN A BAG. 21/06/14
If you cook potatoes and other ingredients in a bag, or en papillote as our proper French cooks would have us call it, you end up with a fantastically aromatic bundle of goodness.
INGREDIENTS

Serves 4 as a side dish

 

600g/1lb 4oz new potatoes, scrubbed and halved
A bunch of asparagus, tough end discarded
4 sprigs of rosemary
4 bay leaves
8 slices of pancetta or streaky bacon
60g/2 ½ oz butter



METHOD

Preheat the oven to 220C/425F/Gas 7. Prepare four bags by folding four double layers of foil in half and sealing the two sides of each bag with a tight fold.

 

Divide the ingredients between the bags and season well. Fold the top up tightly and place each bag on a baking tray.

Place in the oven and cook for 30 minutes until tender. Serve with meat or fish.

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