|Energy (Kcal) 327|
|Saturated Fat 3.3g||17%|
|Total Sugars 3.8g||4%|
Heat oven to 220°C/200°C fan, Gas Mark 7.
Prick the potatoes with a fork, place on a plate and microwave on HIGH (900W) for 6 minutes. Turn the potatoes over and microwave on HIGH for a further 4 minutes. Transfer the potatoes to a baking sheet and brush with the oil.
Season and place in the oven on the top shelf for 20-25 minutes until the skin is crisp and the flesh is soft. Reduce the temperature to 200°C/180°C, Gas Mark 6 if the potatoes brown too quickly.
Remove the potatoes from the oven. Cool slightly, halve, scoop out most of the flesh and transfer to a large bowl. Add the cream, milk and 2tbsp chives. Mash gently, season and spoon back into the potato skins.
Return the potatoes to the oven and bake for a further 15 minutes until golden.
Garnish with the remaining chives and serve.
4 medium fluffy potatoes (approx 350g), such as Maris Piper or King Edward
1tsp olive oil
100ml sour cream
2tbsp semi-skimmed milk
3tbsp freshly chopped chives
Green salad, to serve
“This is the good King Edward’s twist on the Greek filo pastry pie Spanakopita. I love a playful recipe, my pie is nestled into the potato and I serve it in a pie dish but there is no pastry in sight. Bags of spinach vary greatly in size so any that you have leftover you could serve as a side salad or wilt with some garlic to serve with the pies.”
A tasty and nutritious vegetable pie that could still be made during times of rationing and food shortages. Named after Lord Woolton, who helped to make the recipe popular when he became Minister of Food in 1940.
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