Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence
Episode: Ultimate Po Boys
Save Recipe Print
Total:
35 min
Prep:
15 min
Inactive:
5 min
Cook:
15 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
35 min
Prep:
15 min
Inactive:
5 min
Cook:
15 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Cajun Seasoning:

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Begin by putting the oil, herbs and garlic in a heavy-bottomed pot over medium heat. Bring the oil up to 365 degrees F, then remove the herbs and garlic with a slotted spoon and drain on paper towels. They should be nice and crackly at this stage. Reserve for garnish.

Using a mandoline, cut the sweet potatoes into matchsticks. Put in a large bowl of ice water to remove any starch. Soak for a few minutes and rinse with fresh cold water until it runs clear. Drain the matchsticks and pat dry in a kitchen towel, to remove as much water as possible. Fry in 365 degree F oil, in small batches, until crispy and golden, 2 to 3 minutes. Transfer to paper cones, resting in cups, and season with Cajun spice mix. Peel the garlic cloves and sprinkle over the matchsticks along with the fried herbs before serving.

Cajun Seasoning:

Mix all the ingredients together in a small bowl.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

More Food Network

Whole Lemon Bars 01:36

This lazy cook's version of a lemon bar is simple and delicious.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Baked Potato Wedges

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Sweet Pepper Poppers

Recipe courtesy of Kelsey Nixon

Three-Cheese Potato Gratin

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Sweet and Spicy Coleslaw

Recipe courtesy of The Neelys

Sweet and Spicy Short Rib Tacos

Recipe courtesy of Marcela Valladolid

Sweet Potato Soup with Matchstick Fries and Frizzled Leeks

Recipe courtesy of Chuck Hughes|Chuck Hughes

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Dig In

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.