Garlic Smashed Potatoes
YIELD: 6 SERVINGS PREP TIME: 10 MINUTES COOK TIME: 40 MINUTES TOTAL TIME: 50 MINUTES
24 ounces Dutch yellow baby potatoes
2 tablespoons olive oil
3 cloves garlic, pressed
1 tablespoon fresh thyme leaves
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
Preheat oven to 450 degrees F. Lightly oil a baking sheet or coat with nonstick spray.
In a large pot of boiling water, cook potatoes until tender, about 15-20 minutes; drain well.
Place potatoes onto the prepared baking sheet. Using a potato masher or fork, carefully smash the potatoes until flattened but still in one piece. Top with olive oil, garlic and thyme.
Place into oven and bake for 18-20 minutes, or until golden brown and crisp.