Oven-baked potatoes with ham

Out of season and at any time of the year, you can cook this delicious dish with the main ingredient, which is potatoes. To do this, it will be enough to stuff a root vegetable in an unusual way, for example: bacon, bacon or ham, and bake it in a tricky way in the oven .., the result is amazing ...

Popularly, potatoes prepared by this method are simply called the Accordion Potato. And, probably - this is right. Why not!? After all, Americans can call a sandwich with a sausage - hot dog, which translates as "hot dog", in comparison with which our dish is more consistent with its name ...

Accordion potato step by step recipe with photo

Take two root vegetables, preferably the same size, peel and rinse. Now an important point: put a tablespoon under the vegetable and cut the whole potato into thin strips, while the spoon placed on the bottom will prevent a full cut, thereby the cut is obtained in the form of an accordion.

Next, you need to carefully wrap the cut potatoes in foil and send them to an oven preheated to 200 degrees for 30 minutes.

While the potatoes are baking, we need to prepare the ham and the sauce: cut the sausage so that it does not look too much out of the potatoes. Sprinkle a little salt, black pepper, a spoonful of vegetable oil and stir.

And for the sauce, in a small bowl combine 1 tablespoon of soy sauce, 1 teaspoon of curry powder and 2-3 tbsp. tablespoons of vegetable oil.

After half an hour, we take out the potatoes, open and take out the foil, put the foil under the potatoes of a larger size, taking into account the surface. Spread the ham over the cuts and pour generously the cooked soy sauce.

We wrap it in foil and again, for the last time, we go to bake in the oven at the same temperature for another 10 minutes.

On top, some fresh herbs and baked potatoes with ham can be served!

Cooking tips:

- You can bake potatoes not only in the oven, but also in a double boiler. Than accordion potato turns out to be no less tasty and retains more nutritional value and useful qualities.

- And also, it is recommended to bake young potatoes without peeling them. It's no secret that jacket potatoes turn out to be much tastier. But you should not forget that you need to rinse the vegetables thoroughly before baking.

- Also, accordion potatoes can start with other products. For example, it can be canned food, meat pâté. Most often it is prepared from pork meat, namely with lard.