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Potatoes Baked in Sea Salt

Prep time 15 mins
Bake time 20 mins
Yield Makes 6 servings
Enjoy these potatoes on their own or as a side dish.


  • 6 large red potatoes (about 4 lb.)*
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 6 tablespoons sea salt**
  • Butter
  • Pepper

How to Make It

  1. Rinse potatoes, and pierce several times with tines of a fork. Place on a microwave-safe plate; cover with damp paper towels. Microwave at HIGH 8 to 10 minutes. Place potatoes in a large ovenproof skillet or 15- x 10-inch jelly-roll pan. Drizzle with olive oil, and sprinkle evenly with sea salt, turning to coat.

  2. Bake at 450° for 20 minutes or until tender, turning after 10 minutes. Serve with butter and pepper.

  3. *4 lb. petite red potatoes may be substituted.

  4. **6 Tbsp. table salt may be substituted.