Spicy Cumin Fries

1
Brandy Bender

By
@MisDisturbed19

Intresting!

Rating:

★★★☆☆ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 lb
    frozen crinkle-cut french fries
  • 1/2 c
    dried red chiles, such as cayenne or arbol
  • 1/4 c
    vegetable oil
  • 2 Tbsp
    whole cumin seeds
  • 1 Tbsp
    sichuan peppercorns
  • ·
    kosher salt
  • 4
    scallions, chopped

How to Make Spicy Cumin Fries

Step-by-Step

  1. Position racks in the upper and lower third of the oven and preheat to 450 degrees. Line 2 rimmed baking sheets with foil, then divide the fries between them. Bake, tossing once or twice, until crisp and golden brown, 30 to 45 minutes. Transfer to a large bowl.
  2. Place the chiles in a bowl, cover with a plate and shake to release seeds. Fish out the chiles, leaving the seeds behind.
  3. Heat the vegetable oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add the cumin seeds, peppercorns, chopped chiles, and 1 tablespoon salt and cook, stirring, until toasted, 2 to 3 minutes. Stir in the scallions and remove from heat.
  4. Toss the fries with the spiced oil and season with salt. Remove and discard and large chile pieces.

Printable Recipe Card




Show 1 Comment & Review

20 Spring Salad Recipes

20 Spring Salad Recipes


Fresh, bright, and bursting with flavor, these springtime salads are healthy and delicious. Using seasonal ingredients, these spring salads are full of asparagus, radishes, peas, avocados, berries, lemon, and mint – making for one tasty side dish or main meal. Who knew we would love salads so much? Get ready to Pinch these spring salads!

18 Homemade Pasta Sauces That Aren’t Marinara

18 Homemade Pasta Sauces That Aren’t Marinara


Step aside marinara, there are new pasta sauces in town. Easy and oh-so-good, these from-scratch pasta sauces will be your new go-to’s. No more jarred sauces for you! Homemade pasta sauce might require a little extra effort, but the family will taste the love in every bite.

6 Pina Colada-Inspired Recipes

6 Pina Colada-Inspired Recipes


One sip of a pina colada and you’re transported to the tropics. Filled with pineapple, coconut, and rum flavor, they’re a summertime staple. Sometimes though, you want to enjoy the flavors of a pina colada without making a cocktail. When those cravings hit, try any of these pina colada-inspired recipes. They’re much less expensive to […]