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This Portuguese potato wedge fries recipe (receita de batata frita no forno) is delicious and much healthier than regular fries.
Portuguese Baked Potato Wedge Fries Recipe
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Portuguese Baked Potato Wedge Fries Recipe

Portuguese Baked Potato Wedge Fries Recipe

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1 lb of well washed potatoes2 tablespoons of olive oil1 slightly full teaspoon of cayenne or mild pepper1 slightly full teaspoon of garlic powder1 teaspoon of dried thyme leavesSalt (to taste) Get Portuguese ingredients & stuff Get Portuguese ingredients and other stuff
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  1. Cut the potatoes into the same size wedges.
  2. In a bowl place the potatoes.
  3. Season with salt, garlic powder, cayenne and thyme leaves.
  4. Finally, drizzle everything with olive oil and mix very well.
  5. Place the potatoes in a large tray previously brushed with olive oil.
  6. Make sure that the potatoes are well spread out.
  7. Bake in a preheated oven at 210ºC or 410°F for approximately 40 minutes.
  8. Once the potatoes are golden bown and crispy, remove from the oven and serve.
Recipe & Photo Credit: Neuza Costa, saborintenso.com

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