2 pieces of bacon, cooked and crumbled
2 teaspoons olive oil (divided)
1/2 sweet yellow onion
1 clove of garlic, minced
7-8 fingerling potatoes
sea salt and freshly cracked pepper, to taste
fresh parsley, chopped
the bacon in a large skillet until crisp. Remove from the pan and drain
on a paper towel until cool, then crumble. Remove all but 1 tsp of
bacon grease from the pan. Add 1/2 teaspoon of olive oil, once the pan
is hot, add the onion slices. Sauté until caramelized, about 20 minutes,
making sure to stir frequently. While the onions are caramelizing, par
cook the fingerling potatoes in a pot of boiling water over high heat,
for about 10 minutes or until fork tender. Remove from water and let
Once the onions are caramelized add the minced garlic to the pan and
cook for an additional 60 seconds, stirring constantly, remove from
skillet and set aside. Slice the fingerling potatoes in half lengthwise.
Add the last 1 1/2 teaspoons of olive oil to the same skillet over
medium heat, once hot, add the fingerling potatoes. Cook for about 5
minutes then flip, cooking for an additional 4-5 minutes or until golden
brown. Add the bacon crumbles, onions and garlic to the pan to reheat.
Top with fresh chopped parsley and serve.
bacon recipe source: Pam, For the Love of Cooking, March 17, 2009