Healthier and better than fast food fries!

Who doesn’t love to splurge on a fantastic french fry? It’s almost summer and it’s time to get your flame fired up. These delicious fries are baked, guilt-free or go GREAT with grass-fed meat. They’re ready in no time and made with little oil. So, get cooking and give your taste buds something to talk about.

If you want to prep ahead, cut your potatoes in advance. ENJOY!

Which potato is best for French fries?

When it comes to which potato to use for your Crispy Baked French Fries, you have three options: Yukon Gold, red or Russet.

How to cut potatoes for fries

  • In order for your fries to bake evenly, it’s important for them to be cut the same size.
  • Don’t cut your fries too thin (like a matchstick), or they may burn. We’ve found fries that were around 1/2-inch wide or 3 to 4 inches in length worked best.

Some delicious sauces for dipping:

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Crispy Baked French Fries


  • Course: ,
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 45 minutes
  • Total Time: 55 minutes
  • Yield: 6 servings 1x

Description

Baked fries are a delicious and much healthier alternative to deep-fried fries. These delicious fries are guilt-free and go GREAT with grass-fed meat. Season to your taste and flavor your fries to YOUR liking! What are you waiting for? Get cooking and give your taste buds something to talk about.


Ingredients

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Main Ingredients:
  • 3 large potatoes cut into wedges (Yukon Gold, red or Russet)
  • 1 & 1/2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil (+ some for greasing pan)
  • 1 pinch salt and pepper
Great Additions for Added Flavor: (Choose 1-2)

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
  2. Lightly grease baking pan with EVOO and evenly spread potato wedges on pan. Drizzle remaining olive oil to lightly coat wedges and toss wedges so they are evenly coated. Add salt and pepper.
  3. Choose any (or all) of the spices listed above and sprinkle on wedges, toss and spread the wedges out evenly. Our favorite is a little Old Bay or some cayenne pepper for a bit of heat!
  4. Bake wedges for 45 minutes in a preheated oven. Every 10 minutes, turn the wedges so they crisp up and bake evenly.
  5. If you like your fries especially crunchy, turn your broiler on high following the recommended bake time. Keep a close eye and flip the wedges every minute or so until they reach your desired crispiness. Serve and enjoy!

Notes

We recommend organic ingredients when feasible. 

Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 6
Category :Recipes
Method :Sheet Pan, Too Easy
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