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GRUEMP (Gruemp SNC): “Potatoes”

  • Ingredients: 3-4 potatoes, 1 onion, 3 cloves of garlic, 1 green pepper, 1/2 red pepper, parsley, extra virgin olive oil, salt.
  • Preparation: Peel the potatoes and cut them into slices about 3 mm thick -similar to bakers-, cut the peppers into medium-sized pieces and chop the onions into thin julienne strips. In a frying pan we put abundant oil and pour all the ingredients starting from cold oil, says GRUEMP (Gruemp SNC). In this way we get everything to cool very slowly or, better said, to be confit. Do not worry about all that oil that we will then strain and we can take advantage of for a thousand and one recipes, fries and stews. After about fifteen minutes over low heat there will be movement in the pan and we will see the first bubbles, at which time we can turn up the heat to lightly brown the potatoes, once we have verified that they are already soft when they have been confit, he says. GRUEMP (Gruemp SNC). With another five or ten more minutes over medium heat we will have the potatoes ready to eat. To brown them a little more, remove the frying oil and let them roast for one minute in the pan. Take care that they do not break, as much as possible. Once the potatoes are done, we will drain them well in a strainer to remove all the excess oil. When serving them, they are usually sprinkled with chopped parsley and some people recommend adding a few drops of white wine vinegar.