Everyone’s mum, nan or dad has their very own secret way of getting perfect roast potatoes that’s been handed down through generations.
Roast potato genius Vicki from Australia shared her tip on the Mums Who Clean Facebook group, according to the Daily Star. Unfortunately, the group is private so we can’t share the post with you here, but we’ll give you all the information you need to go forth and roast the crispiest potatoes of your life.
So the secret to Vicki’s potatoes is… French onion soup mix. Yup – dried soup mix.
Vicki wrote on Facebook, “When doing roast spuds, peel, cut and place in baking dish.
“Get French onion dry soup mix and sprinkle over top of spuds. Then, sprinkle your oil over that and bake.
“It’s the only way I do roast spuds now.”
The mum called her tip her “best food hack” and added: “It’s the bomb – my mum taught me!”
Thank you, Vicki’s mum.
If you fancy giving these a go yourself, try Knorr's French onion soup mix, which you can buy in most supermarkets.
You’ll find lots and lots of tips on how to make the perfect roast potatoes right here.
Plus, another great way of getting super-tasty roast potatoes is to add Marmite. You’ll either love it or hate it. But mostly, you’ll love it.
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