Jersey Royal Potatoes Recipe with Garlic

Best Jersey Royals recipes

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Celebrate the new potato season by putting your Jersey Royals at the centre – serve smashed with garlic, in a light spring soup with prawns, or as the hero of a satisfying gratin with bacon


Looking for Jersey Royal recipes? Make the most of the new potato season this spring with our easy Jersey Royals recipes. Jersey Royal harvest begins in April – look out for the PDO (Protected Designation of Origin) mark which shows they are genuine – i.e. they’re grown in Jersey. 



  • We use Jersey Royals but you can also substitute for new potatoes

New potato, broad bean and chorizo salad

Make the most of baby new potatoes in this super crispy chorizo salad served with peppery rocket, vibrant broad beans all tossed in oily garlic.

Broad Bean and Chorizo Salad Recipe with New Potatoes

New potatoes and tarragon

Try this vibrant side dish with golden roasted spuds, crunchy radishes, peppery rocket and baby spinach from 26 Grains in Covent Garden.

Tarragon Potato Salad Recipe

Crispy smashed new potatoes

Looking for a new easy potato recipe? Check out these super crispy, super buttery garlic smashed new potatoes, perfect side for an impressive dinner with friends.

Smashed New Potatoes Recipe

Jersey Royals with chive aioli

Jersey Royals are worth eating on their own as they have such a distinct flavour. Serve a big bowl of these moreish mouthfuls with a green salad for a very easy lunch or supper, or alternatively, with meat or fish as a satisfying side dish. This would be the perfect accompaniment to our herb-roast chicken recipe or if you prefer something a little lighter, why not explore our exciting range of easy vegetable salad recipes.

Jersey Royals Recipe With Chive Aioli

Jersey Royals, spring greens and prawn fritteda

A fritteda is a light Italian stew of spring vegetables. Our version uses Jersey Royals, spring greens and prawns for a fresh-tasting and super healthy supper. This is the perfect dish to impress your dinner party guests with too; it's quick, easy and will leave plenty of room for pudding! Click here for more tempting prawn recipes.

Jersey Royals Spring Soup Recipe

Baked Jersey Royals with brie and pickles

Similar to the popular Swiss dish, 'Raclette', this recipe for baked Jersey Royals with brie and pickles feels really indulgent. The sharpness of the pickles helps to cut through the rich, creaminess of the cheese, which balances beautifully with the texture of crispy, crunchy potatoes. If you like the sound of this cheesy delight, you'll love our tempting selection of the best cheese recipes in the world.

Baked Jersey Royals Recipe With Brie

Slow-cooked shoulder of spring lamb, peas, broad beans and mint

This slow-cooked shoulder of spring lamb with peas, broad beans and mint is the perfect meal to satisfy the whole family. With minimum-effort required and maximum-results guaranteed, this recipe from Noble Rot in Bloomsbury is a sumptuous Sunday dinner solution. Click here to find our top lamb recipes.

Slow-cooked shoulder of spring lamb, peas, broad beans and mint

Jersey Royals with wild garlic

Make the most of two superb seasonal ingredients while you can with this quick and easy recipe for Jersey Royal potatoes with wild garlic. Ready in just 15 minutes, these buttery beauties are the perfect side dish to accompany a fresh fillet of salmon. For some inspiration, explore our salmon recipes here.

Jersey Royal Potatoes Recipe with Garlic

Jersey Royal and bacon gratin

Crispy bacon, buttery Jersey Royals and a creamy garlic sauce make this one very satisfying recipe. One of the best things about Jersey Royals is their versatility and this dish is no exception; eat as a main course, or use it as a side dish to feed a crowd. For more ideas on how to spice up your sides, take a look at our best ever side dish recipes.

Jersey Royal Potato Gratin Recipe

Salt-crusted Jersey Royals with crab and chilli dip

These salt-crusted Jersey Royals with crab and chilli dip make a great starter or snack to serve with drinks. They are salty as you’d expect, so don’t cut any of the potato up as they will absorb more salt. Click here for more exciting crab recipes.

Salted Jersey Royals Recipe With Crab and Chilli Dip

New potato and green olive pizza recipe

Make an easy tomato-less pizza in minutes using a ciabatta bread mix. No need to knead, or leave to rise, so you can enjoy homemade pizza in the week in under an hour. This vegetarian recipe has new potatoes, green olives and taleggio for toppings. More vegetarian entertaining ideas here.

New Potato Pizza Recipe With Green Olives

Smoked trout with warm Jersey Royals

Trout is a fantastic alternative to salmon. This warm salad with smoked trout and Jersey Royals is a perfect example - simple, healthy and ready in just 20 minutes, it's an ideal candidate for a fuss-free midweek meal. For mid-week meal inspiration, click here.

Smoked Trout Salad Recipe With New Potatoes

Catalan roast chicken, potato and pepper salad

Catalan roast chicken, soft Jersey Royal potatoes and sweet red peppers marry together beautifully in this quick, easy and satisfyingly healthy salad. A celebration of different textures and flavours, this fresh and vibrant dish is the perfect addition to any picnic blanket or dinner party table. The Jersey Royal season is March through to July, but they're at their best in April or May.

Catalan Chicken Recipe With Potato and Pepper Salad

Halibut with caper beurre blanc and crushed Jersey Royals

This elegant yet surprisingly simple dish is perfect for any occasion. Soft halibut is the ideal companion for Jersey Royal potatoes and a rich caper beurre blanc adds a welcome sharpness. For more fish dish inspiration, explore our 26 best ever easy fish recipes here.

Halibut Recipe With Jersey Royals

Baked new potatoes with camembert and poppy seeds

Orange zest and poppy seeds add depth and crunch to this creamy potato side dish. The rich, buttery flavour of Jersey Royals is perfect for this recipe, so do try and use them if you can. Serve alongside roast lamb or chicken for a satisfying meal to please the whole family. Click here for some chicken recipe inspiration.