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Beer-Battered Potato Wedges

Serve these wonderful wedges just about anytime. These potatoes are really good with hamburgers. They're just like the ones served in restaurants. —Pat Miller, Lynnville, Tennessee
  • Total Time
    Prep: 25 min. Cook: 5 min./batch
  • Makes
    4 dozen

Ingredients

  • 4 medium baking potatoes
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon seasoned salt
  • 1 tablespoon canola oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 cup beer or nonalcoholic beer
  • Oil for deep-fat frying
  • Sour cream, optional

Directions

  • Scrub and pierce potatoes. Microwave, uncovered, on high for 10-12 minutes or just until tender, turning once.
  • Meanwhile, in a shallow bowl, whisk the flour, milk, egg, seasoned salt, oil and pepper until smooth. Stir in beer; set aside.
  • When potatoes are cool enough to handle, cut each into 12 wedges. In an electric skillet or deep-fat fryer, heat oil to 375°. Dip potato wedges into batter. Fry in batches for 3-4 minutes or until golden brown, turning occasionally. Drain on paper towels. Serve with sour cream if desired.
Nutrition Facts
6 piece: 267 calories, 13g fat (1g saturated fat), 27mg cholesterol, 589mg sodium, 32g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 2g fiber), 5g protein.

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