Crispy Garlic Potatoes

The taste is familiar yet somehow completely new. This delicious Garlic Potatoes dish is the perfect side dish to all your meat, poultry, fish and lamb dishes.Those tender and crispy potatoes rounds, infused with aromatic garlic, wil leave you wanting more.Do not be frightenend by the amount of butter. THebutter enhances the rich flavor of the garlic and cooks the potatoes filled with woderful flavor.http://www.giangiskitchen.com/garlic-potatoes/

Yield: 
4-6
Ingredients: 
4 small russet potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced
6 -8 garlic cloves, unpeeled hard end removed and smashed
5 to 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
Salt and pepper
Preparation: 
1
Preheat oven at 400°.
2
If you have a mandoline, slice the potatoes to 1/8 of an inch. Keeping the slices together.
3
Swirl some of the melted butter on the bottom and sides of a cast iron skillet.
4
Place the potatoes in a round in the skillet. Insure that all the slices are evenly spaced. Tuck the garlic cloves among the slices.
5
Brush the potatoes with the remaining melted butter and sprinkle generously with salt and pepper.
6
Bake in the hot oven for approximately 30 to 40 minutes or until tender and golden brown.
7
Can be garnished with thyme if served alongside meat and poultry, or rosemary if served along side lamb chops with rosemary. (optional)