Crispy Roasted Potatoes

Crispy Roasted Potatoes


Learn how to make the best crispy roasted potatoes. Amazing potato dish flavored with butter, olive oil and thyme. These thinly sliced potatoes are crispy on the outside, tender on the inside.


  • 2 kg (4.4 pounds) potatoes
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons melted butter
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • 5-6 thyme springs (optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 190C (375F).
  2. In a small bowl combine melted butter and olive oil.
  3. Peel the potatoes. Then with a sharp knife or mandoline, slice potatoes very thinly crosswise.
  4. Brush bottom of a large round baking dish and arrange potato slices vertically. brush the potatoes with 2/3 of the butter mixture. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  5. Bake for 60-75 minutes. Add thyme springs and brush with the remaining butter. Bake until potatoes are cooked through and crispy on top, about 30 minutes more.