Oven Fried Sweet Potatoes

When we first got married my husband wouldn't go near sweet potatoes. Now he asks me to specifically make these for him. Show more

Ready In: 1 hr 10 mins

Serves: 4




  1. Cut the potatoes into thin wedges.
  2. Pile them in a bowl and cover them with cold water.
  3. Let rest 15 minutes.
  4. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  5. Coat a baking sheet with vegetable spray.
  6. Set aside.
  7. Drain the potatoes and dry them with paper towels.
  8. Press the potatoes with paper towels to remove all water.
  9. Transfer the potatoes to a large bowl.
  10. Sprinkle the potatoes with oil, tossing the potatoes to disburse it.
  11. Then sprinkle with pepper, salt, paprika and cayenne pepper.
  12. Bake the potatoes at 375 degrees F for 20 minutes.
  13. Turn over the potatoes.
  14. Sprinkle potatoes with garlic and continue cooking for another 15-20 minutes or until crisp and brown.
  15. Serve immediately.
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