Easy And Quick Potato Wedges

Potato wedges Recipe

Potato  Wedges make a great appetizer or snack and are easy to make.This are delicious and crisp.

Potato wedges are a classic side dish  made with wedges of potatoes.

Most often they are either baked but can also be deep fried or air fried.

They are delicious on their on but also goes well with dips such as ketchup,chilli or guacamole.

When choosing the potatoes make sure you use russet ,yukon or maris piper.This are some of the best kinds to use for wedges.

Always avoid using waxy potatoes or new potatoes as they won’t work well.If you have no idea on how to choose potatoes,use the onced used to make french fries.

Parboilling the potatoes is essential as this helps them get cooked from the inside.


How To Make Potato  Wedges By Deep Frying  Method

Peel the potatoes one by one and clean them thoroughly.

Cut the potatoes into six equal parts and set aside.

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Boil the potatoes until half done.They should be partially cooked and not fully.This took me approximately 3 minutes and I let the water continue boiling.If your wedges are thicker prolong them for a few more minutes.

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Once done,remove them immediately and drain .At this point the potatoes will have two different colors,on the top layer it will be slightly cooked than the middle layer.Don’t panic as they are not fully cooked.

Add oil in a shallow pan and heat it.when the oil is hot enough drop the wedges one by one and don’t overcrowd them.Fry in batches if necessary .

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Drain them from the oil,let the oil get hot again and refry again on medium low heat until crispy.

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serve warm




Easy And Quick Potato Wedges

Potato wedges are irregular wedge shaped slices of potatoes often large,they are either baked or fried.

Prep Time 10 min Cook Time 25 min Total Time 35 mins Difficulty: Beginner Servings: 1 Calories: 123 Best Season: Suitable throughout the year



  1. Peel the potatoes one by one and clean thoroughly

  2. Cut the potatoes into 6 equal parts and set aside

  3. Boil the potatoes until half done

  4. Drain the potatoes and set aside

  5. In a shallow pan add oil and heat it.

  6. Add the potatoes one by one and don’t overcrowd them

  7. Drain from the oil and let the oil get hot again

  8. Refry until crispy

  9. Serve warm

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 100g

Amount Per Serving
Calories 123
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 2.2g4%
Saturated Fat 0.6g3%
Sodium 49mg3%
Potassium 394mg12%
Total Carbohydrate 26g9%
Dietary Fiber 2g8%
Sugars 0.3g
Protein 2.7g6%

Vitamin C 18%
Calcium 1%
Iron 3%
Vitamin B6 20%
Magnesium 4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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