Crunchy home-made fries

Annabel Langbein shows how to make deliciously crusty chips even better than the gourmet burger bars
By Annabel Langbein
Crunchy home-made fries
  • Rating:
  • Serves: 6-8
  • Cook Time:
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Effort: easy


  • 8 medium-large potatoes, about 130-150g each
  • 4 tbsp plain flour
  • 3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil


1. Preheat the oven to 200C/180C fan/Gas 6. Line a large, shallow roasting tin with baking paper for easy cleaning.

2. Peel the potatoes and cut them into chips or wedges. Transfer to the lined tin, sprinkle with the flour and toss well to coat evenly. Drizzle with the oil and toss again.

3. Spread the potatoes out into a single layer and season with 1 teaspoon flaky sea salt and some freshly ground black pepper. Roast for about 1 hour or until golden and crisp.

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