Project Description

Princesse amandine

Princesse Amandine Fondant
by Hubert Jan, Bistrot d’Hubert, Beig Meil-Fouesnant (29)

For 4 people
Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 30 minutes


  • 1kg large Princesse Amandine potatoes
  • 150 g soft lightly salted butter
  • 500 ml chicken stock
  • 1 sprig of thyme
  • Salt & pepper


Butter a large non-stick oven tray and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
Wash the potatoes, cut in two sideways and trim the tops off each half. Place the potatoes, flesh down on the tray.
Cover with chicken stock and a sprig of thyme. Place a sheet of greaseproof paper over the dish.
The potatoes are cooked once all the liquid has been absorbed. Then remove the paper and leave the potatoes to brown.
Remove from the oven and serve.