How To Make Crispy, Salty Oven Baked Potatoes

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  • 4 medium/large russet potatoes scrubbed well
  • 4 tbsp cold pressed canola oil or other neutral flavoured oil
  • 4 tbsp flaked sea salt

  1. Pre-heat oven to 200°C (400 °F)
  2. Wash spuds under cool running water and gently scrub dirt. Pat with paper towels to dry.
  3. Pierce with fork a few times
  4. Microwave for 4-5 minutes (depending on size).
  5. Remove, place on baking sheet, brush with olive oil, then sprinkle with sea salt.
  6. Bake for 10-15 minutes until tender enough to be pierced easily with a fork .
  7. Slit top and push ends inward to open up.
  8. Serve and enjoy.


OK, I didn’t have flaked sea salt, but I used Himalayas Pink Sea salt instead. Here’s how it looked..

And yuuumm!


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