MIchael Anthony's Fork-Crushed Purple Majesty Potatoes

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See the recipe for Michael Anthony's Fork-Crushed Purple Majesty Potatoes below.


  • 1 lb. Purple Majesty or other purple potatoes, washed
  • 4 small shallots, minced
  • 2 tablespoons fresh-squeezed lemon juice
  • 6 tablespoons good extra-virgin olive oil
  • Fleur de sel to taste
  • White pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons parsley, chopped


  • In a large pot, cook potatoes with skins on in heavily salted boiling water until tender, approximately 15 minutes.
  • Remove potatoes from pot and peel them while still warm.
  • Place potatoes in a large bowl and use a fork gently to smash them, maintaining a fairly chunky consistency.
  • Fold in minced shallots, lemon juice, olive oil, fleur de sel and white pepper. Finish with parsley.