Crispy Potato Wedges With Mustard

READY IN: 32mins
Recipe by Kumquat the Cats fr

This was a Super Bowl recipe that came from the NY Times, so it's suitable for a bunch of hungry guys:) Adapted from Waldy Malouf of the Beacon Restaurant. You can either microwave this in about 30 minutes or bake it in about 60 minutes. I microwaved and used my favorite brown mustard, Koskiusko. Outside was tasty and crispy and inside was nice and soft. Careful lest your smoke detector goes off. Makes a great snack/appetizer though!

Top Review by breezermom

This was good, but I think I would cut the potatoes into smaller wedges to let more of the potato be exposed to the mustard mix. Made for TYM Tag.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Pierce potatoes with a fork and bake them until almost cooked, about 30 to 40 minutes. (Alternatively, microwave them on high for 6 minutes, turning them halfway through.) Leave oven on.
  2. In a large bowl, stir together mustard, olive oil, thyme, salt and pepper. When cool enough to handle, cut potatoes lengthwise into 4 wedges each. Toss wedges in mustard mixture until thoroughly coated.
  3. Raise oven temperature to 500 degrees F. Lay potato wedges, with one cut side down, on a rimmed baking sheet and roast for 20 minutes, turning them onto the other cut side after 10 minutes. Transfer to a warmed platter and serve.

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