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fried potatoes for one

Recipe by
Rhonda O
New Albany, IN

Easy fried potatoes. It may take some practice but you will figure it out. Trial and error.

prep time 5 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Pan Fry

Ingredients For fried potatoes for one

  • 1 md
    idaho or russet potato
  • 4 Tbsp
    cooking oil of your choice.
  • dash
    salt and pepper

How To Make fried potatoes for one

  • 1
    Wash, peel and rinse one medium potato. Slice into thin slices.
  • 2
    Add oil to frying pan heat to medium heat. Add potatoes. Be careful you may get splatters of hot oil popping from any water on the potatoes.
  • 3
    Add dashes of Salt and Pepper at this time. Let fry for a few minutes then add lid. Fry for about 10 minutes or so. Then turn the potatoes and add more S&P if you want. Cover with lid slightly tilted. Fry until tender and somewhat crispy to your liking.