Crispy Baked Parmesan Garlic Fries

Crispy Baked Parmesan Garlic Fries



Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Author London

Extra crispy Parmesan garlic fries are baked in the oven, instead of fried, for a healthier french fry recipe! Top them off with a Parmesan, garlic and parsley coating for the ultimate gluten-free side dish recipe.

Ingredients

  • 2– 2 ½ lbs russet potatoes
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp salt divided
  • ½ tsp pepper divided
  • 2 Tbsp butter*
  • 2 cloves garlic crushed
  • ¾ c Parmesan finely grated
  • ¼ c parsley fresh


Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Peel and cut potatoes into matchstick slices, ½ - inch wide and ¼ - inch thick.
  3. Place potato slices in a gallon zip-top bag and toss with olive oil, ½ teaspoon salt and ¼ teaspoon pepper.
  4. Line two baking sheets with parchment paper.
  5. Layer potato slices in a single layer on each baking sheet.
  6. Bake fries in preheated oven for 30-35 minutes, flipping halfway through.
  7. During the last five minutes of baking, heat butter and garlic over medium heat in a small saucepan for 1-2 minutes, stirring constantly. When garlic starts to brown, remove from heat.
  8. In a large bowl combine fries, garlic butter, ½ teaspoon salt, ¼ teaspoon pepper, Parmesan, and parsley. Toss until fries are evenly coated.
  9. Serve immediately and enjoy!


Recipe Notes
*Can also use vegan butter or olive oil if vegan.


source:http://glutenfreewithlb.com