* 700g baby new potatoes, halved if large
* Small bunch basil, coarsely chopped
* Small bunch of parsley, coarsely chopped
* 2 cloves garlic, crushed
* 25g parmesan, grated
* 6tbsp extra virgin olive oil
For the Parmesan crumbs:
* 50g breadcrumbs
* 50g grated Parmesan, plus extra shavings
* 1 tablespoon olive oil
1st Boil the potatoes in salted water simmer 12-15 minutes until done, drain and set aside.
2nd Place the herbs, garlic, Parmesan, 2 tablespoons oil and water in a food processor and whiz until smooth.
3rd Mix the pesto with the potatoes while still warm.
4th Meanwhile, to make the crumbs, oven to Mark 6 / 200 ° C. Mix lined distribute the bread crumbs with the Parmesan cheese and on a baking sheet. Drizzle with olive oil and transfer to oven for 5-10 minutes until golden brown and crispy. Sprinkle over the potatoes and spread with grated Parmesan.
Nutritional information per portion
* Calories 280(kcal)
* Fat 17.0g
* Saturates 4.0g
This nutritional information is only a guide and is based on 2,000 calories per day. For more information on eating a healthy diet, please visit the Food Standards Agency website.
Guideline Daily Amount for 2,000 calories per day are: 70g fat, 20g saturated fat, 90g sugar, 6g salt.