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Crispy Smashed Potatoes

These Crispy Smashed Potatoes are sure to become your new favorite side dish! Made with a short list of simple ingredients, these potatoes are soft and fluffy on the inside, with a crispy outer skin! Get smashin'
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time45 mins
Total Time55 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6
Calories: 186kcal


  • 2 lbs baby potatoes
  • 4 tbsp butter unsalted, melted
  • 1 tsp Italian seasoning
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp onion powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt or to taste
  • 1/4 tsp pepper or to taste


  • Add the potatoes to a large pot and cover them with cold water. Bring the water to a boil and cook them for 20-30 minutes, or until fork tender. Drain.
  • Preheat the oven to 450F.
  • Spray a baking sheet lightly with cooking spray. Place the potatoes on the sheet and using a masher or fork, gently smash each potato until flat while still in one piece.
  • Whisk the butter, Italian seasoning, garlic powder, onion powder, salt, and pepper together. Use a spoon to drizzle the mixture over all the potatoes.
  • Roast for 15-20 minutes until golden brown and crisped.


  1. Properly stored in an airtight container, cooked potatoes will last for 3 to 5 days in your refrigerator.


Calories: 186kcal | Carbohydrates: 27g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 20mg | Sodium: 174mg | Potassium: 637mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 237IU | Vitamin C: 30mg | Calcium: 25mg | Iron: 1mg