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    Bacon, Potato and Onion Hash

    This is an easy midweek supper dish that can be made from start to finish in only 30 minutes. Bacon is quick to cook and packed with flavour.

    • Preparation time: 10 minutes
    • Cooking time: 20 minutes
    • Total time: 30 minutes 30 minutes

    Serves: 4


    • 3 tbsp olive oil
    • 900g Desiree potatoes, peeled and diced
    • 1 garlic clove, crushed
    • 8 rashers Waitrose British Unsmoked Dry Cure Bacon, roughly chopped
    • 6 salad onions, sliced
    • 1 tbsp wholegrain mustard
    • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
    • 4 medium eggs


    1. Heat the oil in a large frying pan and cook the potatoes over a low heat for 10-15 minutes, turning occasionally. Add the garlic and bacon and increase the heat. Fry for 5-6 minutes, tossing occasionally, until the potatoes and bacon are golden.
    2. Add the onions and cook for 1 minute. Stir in the mustard and plenty of salt and pepper. Divide between four plates and keep warm.
    3. Half fill a small frying pan with water and bring to a simmer. Carefully break in the eggs and allow the water to come back to the boil. Simmer for 1 minute, then remove each egg using a slotted spoon.
    4. Top each plate of hash with a poached egg, sprinkle with black pepper and serve immediately.

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    Cook's tips

    It is easier to cut up bacon using scissors instead of a knife.


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