Skip to content Skip to sidebar Skip to footer

How to Make Delicious Potato Wedges

Potato wedges are a popular snack and side dish, loved by people of all ages. Whether you’re looking for a tasty treat or a quick and easy side dish to accompany your main meal, potato wedges are a great choice. In this article, we will teach you how to make potato wedges from scratch, so you can enjoy this delicious treat whenever you want.


To make potato wedges, you will need the following ingredients:
  • 6 large potatoes
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon of salt
  • 1 tablespoon of black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon of garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon of paprika


Follow these simple steps to make delicious potato wedges:
  1. Preheat your oven to 200°C.
  2. Wash and peel the potatoes.
  3. Cut the potatoes into wedges, about 1-2cm thick.
  4. Put the wedges in a large mixing bowl and add the olive oil.
  5. Add the salt, black pepper, garlic powder, and paprika to the bowl and mix well, making sure each wedge is coated evenly.
  6. Spread the wedges out on a baking tray, making sure they are not touching each other.
  7. Bake in the oven for 20-25 minutes, until the wedges are golden brown and crispy.
  8. Remove from the oven and allow to cool for a few minutes before serving.
  9. Enjoy your delicious homemade potato wedges!

Tips and Variations

Here are some tips and variations to help you make the perfect potato wedges:
  • If you prefer spicy food, add a pinch of chili powder to the seasoning mix.
  • You can also add grated Parmesan cheese to the seasoning mix for a cheesy twist.
  • For a healthier alternative, use sweet potatoes instead of regular potatoes.
  • If you want your wedges to be extra crispy, soak them in cold water for 30 minutes before baking.


Here are some frequently asked questions about potato wedges:
Question Answer
Can I make potato wedges in an air fryer? Yes, you can make potato wedges in an air fryer. Follow the same instructions as for baking in an oven, but cook for 15-20 minutes in the air fryer at 200°C.
What is the best dipping sauce for potato wedges? There are many dipping sauces that go well with potato wedges, such as ketchup, mayonnaise, ranch dressing, or garlic aioli.
Can I freeze potato wedges? Yes, you can freeze potato wedges. After baking, allow them to cool completely, then transfer them to an airtight container or freezer bag and freeze for up to 3 months.


Making potato wedges at home is simple and easy, and allows you to enjoy this delicious snack whenever you want. Follow our instructions and tips, and experiment with different seasoning variations to find your perfect recipe. We hope you enjoyed learning how to make potato wedges and found this article helpful. Don’t forget to share your experience in the comments below. If you’re interested in more easy and tasty recipes, be sure to check out our other articles. We have plenty of delicious snacks, sides, and main dishes that you can try at home. Thank you for reading, and happy cooking!