Gerald Hirigoyen tosses wedges of fried Yukon Gold potatoes with plenty of Piment d'Espelette, a smoky Basque chile powder, to give the crispy potatoes a slightly spicy kick.Cost: $9More Potato Recipes

Gerald Hirigoyen
January 2009

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© David Tsay

Recipe Summary

total:
50 mins
Yield:
10
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a pot, cover the potatoes with cold water. Add a large pinch of salt. Bring to a simmer and cook the potatoes until nearly cooked through, 6 minutes. Drain, pat dry and let cool. Wipe out the pot.

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  • In the same pot, heat the oil to 375°. Line a baking sheet with paper towels. Working in batches, fry the potatoes until deeply golden, 7 minutes per batch. Drain the potatoes on the paper towels. Toss the fries with salt and Piment d'Espelette; serve.

Notes

The cost of the recipe is based on the amount of each ingredient used.

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