Tiny New Potatoes with Lemon, Capers, Garlic and Mint

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 40 mins

Great for a dinner party

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Remove a spiral of skin from each potato with a small, sharp knife.
  2. Cook the potatoes in 4 quarts of salted boiling water until just tender, 20-30 minutes.
  3. Drain Combine the grated lemon rind, capers, garlic, mint, and salt in a bowl.
  4. In a large skillet, heat the oil.
  5. Add the potatoes and saute them until they are golden brown.
  6. Add the lemon juice and lemon rind mixture, and toss well.
  7. Season with the pepper.


Most Helpful

We just ate these, and they were fantastic. We halved the salt in the "dressing" because the capers are salty too. We also fried the garlic with the potatoes for the last couple of minutes because we have had a raw garlic overload lately. Try these, they're great!

JustJanS February 25, 2002

Fantastic recipe, I think this is my new favorite Food.com recipe!! These came out crisp on the outside with a fantastic flavor from the lemon, mint, and capers. Great job, this ones a keeper!

Gillian Spence August 03, 2011

I made them as stated and they were delicious! A very nice spin with the mint. Next time I'll cut down on the salt. Thanks tish!

jeanettevan August 21, 2008

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