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Kimchee Potato Wedges

Kimchee Potato Wedges

Ingredients

5 Large Idaho russet potatoes

1 cup of chopped kimchee

3 stalks of scallions ( green onions)

1 cup of Chihuahua

4-5 pieces of cooked bacon

4 TBSP of cooking oil ( blended olive oil, canola oil etc)

2 TBSP of unsalted butter

2 tsp of minced garlic

Kosher salt

white pepper

soy sauce

Sriracha mayo

Instructions

  • Preheat your oven to 500 degrees. Next wash the potatoes in some cold water and lightly dry them with a paper towel. Using a knife cut the potatoes into wedges.
  • Place all the potatoes into a mixing bowl and drizzle 2 TSBP oil,  and 2 tsp of kosher salt and white pepper. Truth is I eye ball all of these measurements but feel free to use a measuring spoon.
  • Place them right onto a half sheet pan without aluminum foil because the potatoes will stick to the foil causing potato wedges to break,. Bake the potato wedges in a 500 degree oven for about 20-25 minutes. Until they turn golden brown.
  • In the mean time cook your bacon on a pan or in the microwave however you cook bacon. Get it nice and crispy. You will use this as a topping for the potato wedges
  • Next measure out 1 cup of kimchee and cut into smaller pieces.
  • Wash and cut the scallions and mince the garlic
  • After the potatoes are done let it cool for 5 minutes
  • Turn the oven down to 350 degrees
  • Place the wedges into a baking dish and set it aside for later.
  • In a frying pan turn the heat on to medium high heat.
  • Add 2 TBSP of unsalted butter, then add the cup of kimchee and a pinch of salt.
  • Add the mince garlic and white parts of the green scallions.
  • Add 1/4 tsp of soy sauce
  • mix it well together cook it for only about 2-3 minutes then turn off the heat.
  • Pour the kimchee mixture onto the potato wedges set inside the baking dish.
  • Crumble the bacon onto the kimchee and potato wedges. Let it fall on top.
  • Next add the Chihuahua cheese ( any melting cheese will do) and top it with green parts of the scallions.
  • Place into a 350 degree oven for 12 minutes, you are want the cheese to melt and the edges of the wedges to get a little more crispier.
  • When it comes out drizzle some Sriracha mayo on top and add a few more fresh scallions for garnish serve while it’s hot!