How To Make Beautiful Roasted Crispy Potatoes
If you are looking for a new and unique potato recipe, you will want to make this beautiful roasted crispy potato recipe. This delicious potato recipe uses potatoes for the base in an easy to make recipe the whole family will love. The trick to this potato recipe idea is in how thin you slice the potatoes. It helps if you have a mandolin to get the desired thinness. Once you have your potatoes thinly sliced you will want to place them in a nine-inch round baking dish and add your seasonings. This potato recipe uses red pepper flakes, and shallots, with fresh thyme being added in the last half hour to add the perfect flavor. This is a potato recipe idea you can enjoy any time of year, and works especially well for holidays and when you have guest over. You will need need about two hours to cook this beautiful roasted crispy potato recipe.
Potatoes recipes may be some of the most popular recipes you will find, with a large variety of ideas from mashed to fried, baked to scalloped and so much more. Potatoes are vegetables, but because of their high amount of starch (carbohydrates) they are more similar to pasta, rice, and bread when it comes to nutrition. Just like wheat, rice, and corn, potatoes are one of the most important vegetables in the world. The potato comes from the Spanish word for pasta. Potato plants are usually pollinated by insects like bumblebees. There are plenty of potato nutritional benefits you can get from eating potatoes which vary depending on the way the potatoes are cooked. Some of the nutritional benefits of eating potatoes include getting good amounts of Vitamin C, with lesser amounts of dietary fiber, iron, and protein. Would you believe that there are thousands of potato varieties? With that said, not all of the potato varieties are available commercially. Some popular potato varieties include ones include the Russet potato, Yukon Gold potatoes, Kennebec potatoes, the Desiree potato, and Fingerling potatoes. While not everyone likes the idea of genetically modified potatoes, there is research that has led to genetically modified potato varieties that have increased protein and resistance to viruses. Potatoes are a vegetable that doesn't store very well after buying, but they a fairly easy vegetable to grow. Potatoes are one of the most versatile types of vegetables in the world and can be boiled, baked, fried, mashed, and more.
The addition of crushed red pepper flakes to this fresh, beautiful roasted crispy potato recipe brings out the flavors in the easy side dish recipe idea. Crushed red pepper or red pepper flakes is a spicy condiment that is made out of dried and crushed red chili peppers. This popular condiment is most often made from cayenne-type peppers. Crushed red pepper shakers can be found just like salt and pepper on tables at Italian restaurants and pizza parlors across the United States. You will often find that there is a high ratio of seeds in the crushed red pepper mix, which some people mistakingly believe intensifies the heat of this condiment. Crushed red pepper can be used in pickling, spaghetti sauce, chowders, pizza sauce, soups, sausage and a variety of recipes.
You will enjoy watching this potato recipe on the YouTube - Everyday Food channel. This easy to make delicious potato recipe can be seen in the short recipe tutorial where you can get the full details to this recipe along with many other recipe ideas. On the YouTube - Everyday Food channel you will find short recipe tutorials on everything from breakfast recipes to dinner recipes and everything in between. **
Learn MORE / Get RECIPE at YouTube - Everyday Food
To help with slow website load, we have put all photos for this article here: View photo gallery.