Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

These are similar to the potatoes I have found in different parts of Portugal. Usually served with roast pork or chicken.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Boil potatoes with the onion until fork-tender.
  2. Meanwhile, melt butter in a heavy skillet over low heat.
  3. Mix in olive oil and crumbled bay leaves.
  4. Allow to steep at the back of the stove while potatoes cook.
  5. As soon as potatoes are ready, discard onion and drain well and peel.
  6. Strain the butter mixture and return to skillet.
  7. Add potatoes and, over moderate heat, turn them in this mixture about 5 minutes until nicely glazed and touched with brown.
  8. Season and serve.