Baked Potato Wedges

Bake these crispy potato wedges with a blend of spices in under an hour – a great side dish for any meal.

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 45 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 4
 

Ingredients

3/4
teaspoon salt
1/2
teaspoon granulated sugar
1/2
teaspoon paprika
1/4
teaspoon ground mustard
1/4
teaspoon garlic powder, if desired
3
large baking potatoes (russet or Idaho), about 8 oz each
Cooking spray

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Heat the oven to 425°F. In a small bowl or measuring cup, mix the salt, sugar, paprika, mustard and garlic powder.
  • 2 Scrub the potatoes thoroughly with a vegetable brush and water to remove any dirt, but do not peel. Cut each potato in half lengthwise. Turn potatoes cut sides down, and cut each half lengthwise into 4 wedges. In a 13x9-inch pan, arrange the potato wedges with skin sides down.
  • 3 Spray the potato wedges with the cooking spray until lightly coated. Sprinkle with the salt mixture.
  • 4 Bake uncovered 25 to 30 minutes or until potatoes are tender when pierced with a fork. The baking time will vary depending on the size and type of the potato used.
  • 1 Heat the oven to 425°F. In a small bowl or measuring cup, mix the salt, sugar, paprika, mustard and garlic powder.
  • 2 Scrub the potatoes thoroughly with a vegetable brush and water to remove any dirt, but do not peel. Cut each potato in half lengthwise. Turn potatoes cut sides down, and cut each half lengthwise into 4 wedges. In a 13x9-inch pan, arrange the potato wedges with skin sides down.
  • 3 Spray the potato wedges with the cooking spray until lightly coated. Sprinkle with the salt mixture.
  • 4 Bake uncovered 25 to 30 minutes or until potatoes are tender when pierced with a fork. The baking time will vary depending on the size and type of the potato used.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Cut potatoes into wedges just before using, or the cut sides will turn brown.

Use russet or Idaho potatoes because they are best for baking.

Cut each potato in half lengthwise. Turn potatoes cut sides down, and cut each half lengthwise into 4 wedges.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
140
(
Calories from Fat
10),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
1g
1%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
460mg
460%;
Total Carbohydrate
28g
28%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
10%;
Calcium
2%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.