Pork leg roast with sage potatoes recipe - By Australian Women's Weekly, To make sure that the crackling on this pork leg roast is crisp and light, pat the skin dry with paper towel or a tea-towel before scoring the rind. Serve with sage potatoes and apple sauce.
The three magic ingredients for crispy savoury crackling are oil, salt and heat. Make sure the rind is dry and rubbed well with oil and salt. The pork must be placed in a very hot oven for the skin to start bubbling and browning up.