Just Cooking
potatowedges-bannersjpg

No time? No problem! Everyone loves potato wedges! 3 great ways to present them…

Buy all the ingredients you need and get it delivered to you by clicking "Shop Online Now" at the bottom of the recipe!

Who doesn’t love potato wedges?

Nobody, that’s who!

No time?

No problem!

Check out these three easy, last-minute recipes.

They’re quick to make and cannot fail.

The basics

  • 8 potatoes, cut into wedges

  • olive oil

  • salt and milled pepper

  • Toss potato wedges with oil and seasoning.

  • Roast in a preheated 200 C oven until golden - about 45 minutes

Serve with one of the following dips and toppings…

Green chilli and parmesan

  • 2 green chillies, very finely chopped

  • about ½ cup (125ml) grated parmesan

  • handful parsley, finely chopped

  • Mix all ingredients together and scatter over potatoes.

Garlic and herb mayo

  • handful each basil, parsley and coriander

  • 2 fat cloves garlic

  • 1/2 cup (125 ml) full cream yoghurt

  • ¼ cup (60 ml) mayonnaise

  • salt and milled pepper

  • Blitz herbs and garlic in a food processor.

  • Add yoghurt and mayo and season to taste.

  • Blend and serve with potato wedges

Sundried tomato and olive dip

  • 240 g packet sundried tomatoes in vinaigrette

  • ½ cup (125 ml) Kalamata-style olives, depipped

  • juice of ½ lemon

  • 2 Tbsp (30 ml) olive oil

  • 1-2 Tbsp (15-30 ml) yoghurt

  • handful basil or parsley

  • salt and milled pepper

  • Drain vinaigrette off tomatoes and reserve for a salad at a later stage. Blitz all ingredients together and serve with potato wedges.

(Serves 6)


This article first appeared on KFM : No time? No problem! Everyone loves potato wedges! 3 great ways to present them…


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
How to make sweet and tasty ricotta (with berries and caramelised almonds)

How to make sweet and tasty ricotta (with berries and caramelised almonds)

The production of ricotta in the Italian peninsula dates back to the Bronze Age. Here's how to perfect what they started!

How to make “scattered sushi” (it’s delicious, fast and easy)

How to make “scattered sushi” (it’s delicious, fast and easy)

The Japanese call it Chirashizushi – there’s hardly a faster, yet healthy and tasty “exotic” dish out there.

How to make roast potatoes with hot smoked salmon (there’s nothing better!)

How to make roast potatoes with hot smoked salmon (there’s nothing better!)

WARNING! This may just be the most irresistible appetiser ever; they may not want the main dish…

How to make tasty smoky lamb balls

How to make tasty smoky lamb balls

South Africans eat on average 3.1kg of lamb/year - we're the 10th biggest lamb eaters on Earth. I.e. they’re going to love these!

How to make exotically delicious roast duck ramen

How to make exotically delicious roast duck ramen

Treat yourself and your guests to something different – Chinese style!

Snoek is simple, yet delicious. Here’s how to jazz it up…

Snoek is simple, yet delicious. Here’s how to jazz it up…

How to prepare smoked snoek – a staple of South African fishing communities – in a way you’ve probably not considered before.

Popular articles
[LISTEN] Van Breda's call to emergency services: 'My family and I were attacked'

[LISTEN] Van Breda's call to emergency services: 'My family and I were attacked'

The chilling call Henri van Breda made to emergency services on the night his mother, father and big brother were hacked to death.

Everything you know about success is (mostly) wrong

Everything you know about success is (mostly) wrong

Allon Raiz on “Barking up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science behind Why Everything You Know about Success Is (Mostly) Wrong”.

CT's desalinated water may have long-term health risks, scientists warn

CT's desalinated water may have long-term health risks, scientists warn

Desalination is not a risk-free solution to the water crisis and could have health implications, local experts have argued.

Hope Ramaphosa: Cyril never lifted a finger to me, he wouldn't beat a woman

Hope Ramaphosa: Cyril never lifted a finger to me, he wouldn't beat a woman

Cyril Ramaphosa's ex-wife says abuse allegations spread by EFF leader Julius Malema are an attempt to tarnish his reputation.

How does El Nino affect Western Cape province?

How does El Nino affect Western Cape province?

Professor William Landman explains what El Nino is and its effects on the coming seasons in the Western Cape.

Is Shakespeare still relevant to SA's school curriculum?

Is Shakespeare still relevant to SA's school curriculum?

How relevant is Shakespeare in SA's English literature which is written in a manner that no one speaks today?

3 reasons for the petrol price hike (and why it will hurt more than you think)

3 reasons for the petrol price hike (and why it will hurt more than you think)

Economist Dawie Roodt says that the petrol price hike is going to boost the cycle of inflation and force interest rates up.