Thursday Leftovers: Roasted Garlic Potatoes

Want something quick and easy to throw together for a side dish? Always.  At least I always seem to be looking for something quick & easy to make.  This recipe for garlic roasted potatoes is not only easy and quick, but it only requires a few ingredients too.  It basically requires you just to toss ingredients together and then throw them in the oven.  Plus, there is no need to peel the potatoes which is already one reason to celebrate!

recipe for garlic roasted potatoes
  • 2 lbs. red potatoes
  • 3 tbs olive oil
  • 1 tbs seasoned salt
  • 1 tbs pepper
  • 1 tbs paprika
  • 6 garlic cloves minced
  • 1/3 cup minced parsley
Game Plan:

1. Clean potatoes but do not peel.

recipe for garlic roasted potatoes

Clean potatoes

2. Cut potatoes into wedges.

oven roasted garlic roasted potatoes

Cut red potatoes into small wedges

3. Pour/sprinkle oil, salt, pepper, paprika, & garlic onto potatoes.

I’m going to be honest, I did not measure any of these ingredients except the garlic.  I only put measurement amounts at the top for those of you who are uncomfortable sprinkling a bit here and there.  I give you permission to season as you see fit.

recipe for garlic roasted potatoes

Olive oil, salt, and pepper added to potatoes. Paprika & garlic had not been added yet.

recipe for oven roasted potatoes

Toss seasonings to coat potatoes evenly

4. Place the potatoes in a 9×13 in. baking pan. Arrange the potatoes so the skin side is facing up. This will create a nice crust on the cut side as it bakes.

how to make oven roasted potatoes

Spread potatoes out in a pan with the skin side up

5. Bake, uncovered, at 375° for 30-40 minutes or until tender, stirring and rotating potatoes a couple times while baking.

6. Sprinkle with parsley.

recipe for garlic roasted potatoes

We often use these roasted garlic potatoes as a complimentary side dish to our zesty ranch burgers.

Here are some other recipes of mine you may want to try:

Bangin’ BBQ Burger

Weber Gourmet Burger

White Cheddar Mac n’ Cheese

rachel ray cheddar cheese macaroni recipe

Spicy Cajun Potatoes

spicy potato recipe

What variation of this recipe do you use?  What would you do differently?
Add another spice? Omit one? Different quantity?

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