Potato recipes, sauces and garnishes

Potatoes to importance

Potatoes to importance


  • Easy
  • 60 minutes
  • For 4 people
  • € 0.6 / person
  • 305kcal per 100g.

How to prepare potatoes to importance .

Any potato recipe  is grateful and above all very easy.

You are going to succeed with her at the table for sure. They also admit a multitude of possibilities as a companion.

So today I am going to approach the Castilian gastronomy from the hand of my wench’s grandmother, Sabina , a woman from Burgos in the Aranda del Duero area who seems to be making the best potatoes due to the importance of the area, her father He has passed me the recipe and here you have it.

A dish of Palencia origin that has been spreading its prominence throughout Spain and we can already find it in many menus in Spanish restaurants.

Its success and presence in our kitchens is not surprising, as potatoes are one of the staples of our gastronomic scene.

We could say that this up to some delicious potatoes bravas or traditional revolconas potatoes , with a lid alone triumphs in bars and restaurants and a fantastic choice of accompaniment.

There are many variations of this dish. There are those who cook the potatoes before coating them and frying them, others accompany it with some poached eggs. Some even add chorizo, ham or milk tacos.

I am going to prepare a very typical version of Palencia and easy to make. Except for the saffron, I am sure that at home you have all the ingredients that compose it. You can make the meat broth or, simply, buy one already prepared.

I have opted for the second option, because I didn’t want to get too complicated. If you think that it can be used to accompany meat or fish, you are wrong.

Potatoes to importance , as its name suggests, are a dish by itself. I’m going to eat them with a tomato salad, and you?

Preparation of potatoes to importance. Batter and fry

  1. We will start by peeling the potatoes and cutting them into slices about the thickness of a finger or an inch. Once cut, we salt them.
  2. Next we are going to coat them in flour and then we pass them through the egg.
  3. In a large skillet, we will put enough oil and fry the potatoes until golden.
  4. We take them out and reserve them in a large source so that they are not crowded together. Avoid battering the batter when piling them up.
  5. Strain the oil used to fry the potatoes and use it again for the sauce. We reserve.
  6. Chop the onion and, using the strained oil to make a base in the pan, we will add it to the pan. Chop the garlic and parsley, reserve.

Sofrito. Preparation of the sauce and final presentation

  1. When the onion is transparent, add the chopped garlic and parsley and fry until golden brown
  2. Add to the sauce a glass of white wine, which should be at room temperature, a glass of broth and saffron.
  3. Let it boil for about 2 minutes so that the alcohol evaporates.
  4. Taking care not to break the batter, put the potatoes in the pan and let them cook over low heat for about 30 minutes.
  5. It is important that the cooking is slow, to prevent the batter from breaking. Serve immediately so that the potato does not take over the entire broth.

And it’s ready! It is very easy to make and cheap.

A rich first-class consommé or a good salad combine perfectly with our tasty potatoes of importance. Enjoy it!

Lots of ideas to cook every day at home and enjoy the weekly menu. You can see all the photos of the step by step of the recipe of the potatoes to the importance   in this album, do not miss any detail and it will be perfect.

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