German Fried Potatoes Recipe

    4 Servings


  • 3 large Baking Potatoes
  • 1 tablespoon Salted Butter
  • 2 tablespoons Olive Oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon Black Pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon Onion Powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 5 slices Cooked Bacon, crumbled
  • 1/2 tablespoon Dried Parsley
  • 1 Green Onion, chopped


  1. Place potatoes in a large microwavable bowl. Punch holes in the potatoes with a fork.
  2. Cover with paper towels and microwave on high for 5 to 7 minutes or until potatoes soften.
  3. Let cool for a few minutes. Slice into thin bite size pieces.
  4. Heat butter and olive oil in a large frying pan on medium high heat.
  5. Add potatoes to the pan and sprinkle with salt, pepper, onion powder and garlic powder.
  6. Cook potatoes for about seven minutes or until they start to brown.
  7. Add crumbled bacon and parsley to the pan. Reduce heat to medium.
  8. Turn potatoes with spatula and cook for another 10 minutes or until potatoes are soft but crispy.
  9. Sprinkle with green onion before serving.  


Cooking Method:
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Author: Lisa Grant
Recipe Yields: 4 servings
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes

Nutrition Facts

Servings Per Recipe 4

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 104
Calories 358

% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g
  Saturated Fat 4g
Sodium 584mg
Total Carbohydrate 48g
  Dietary Fiber 5g
  Sugars 2g
Protein 10g

* Percent Daily Value are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
** Nutrition Facts are estimated based on ingredients and data provided by Fat Secret. Please consult a doctor if you have special dietary needs.
Lisa Grant

About Lisa

Like all moms, Lisa needs quick and easy dinners during the week for her busy family. As our Easy Dinners Fanatic, she creates meals that you can make between soccer and band practice that are full of flavor and good for you too. You can see more from Lisa on Jersey Girl Cooks.