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Crunchy lemon potatoes: give your oven roasted potatoes just that little extra kick by simply drizzling them with lemon juice!

Oven Roasted Lemon Potatoes

Crunchy lemon potatoes: give your oven roast potatoes just that little extra kick by simply drizzling them with lemon juice!

Course Side Dish
Cuisine Greek, Mediterranean
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 2
Calories per serving 316 kcal

Ingredients

  • 10,5 oz oven potatoes (300 g)
  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • tsp dried herbs
  • 2 tbsp fresh parsley chopped
  • ½ fresh lemon
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • pepper
  • salt

Instructions

  1. Brush the potatoes clean under cold running tap water. Don’t peel the potatoes because we will roast them with the skins on for extra crunch. Then cut the potatoes into wedges and transfer them to a large saucepan. Add enough water until they are submerged. Also add a pinch of salt.


  2. Crunchy lemon potatoes: give your oven roasted potatoes just that little extra kick by simply drizzling them with lemon juice!

  3. Place the potatoes over high heat until boiling. Then turn the heat low and simmer them for 5 more minutes. Drain the potatoes and pour them in a large baking dish.


  4. Crunchy lemon potatoes: give your oven roasted potatoes just that little extra kick by simply drizzling them with lemon juice!

  5. Slice the lemon and add it to the potatoes. Also drizzle them with the lepon juice, dried herbs and half of the olive oil. Season with a pinch of pepper and salt.


  6. Crunchy lemon potatoes: give your oven roasted potatoes just that little extra kick by simply drizzling them with lemon juice!

  7. Stir the potatoes well to make sure the wedges are evenly coated with olive oil and lemon juice. Then roast the potatoes in a preheated oven at 400°C (200°C) for about 30 minutes until golden and crisp on the outside. Remove them from the hot oven and sprinkle with the parsley and remaining olive oil.


  8. Crunchy lemon potatoes: give your oven roasted potatoes just that little extra kick by simply drizzling them with lemon juice!

  9. Stir well again and transfer the lemon potatoes to a clean serving bowl. Sprinkle with extra salt. Serve hot.


  10. Crunchy lemon potatoes: give your oven roasted potatoes just that little extra kick by simply drizzling them with lemon juice!