Joe’s Crab Shack Potatoes Recipe

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Joe’s Crab Shack has become famous for its delicious seafood dishes. This restaurant chain serves some of the freshest seafood around. If you want to try their signature dish, the Joe’s Crab Shack Potatoes Recipe, then read on.

The restaurant was founded in 1991 by Joseph Pappas Jr., who wanted to create a casual dining experience where guests could enjoy great food without having to dress up or worry about being served by strangers.

Potatoes are often associated with comfort food, but these crispy baked potatoes from Joe’s Crab Shack are anything but ordinary. These scrumptious potatoes are loaded with cheese, bacon, sour cream, and chives.

Joe's Crab Shack Potatoes Recipe

Know About the Joe’s Crab Shack Potatoes Ingredients

The following is a list of the ingredients needed for this recipe.

Potatoes: Baked potatoes are simply red potatoes that have been cooked at a high temperature in the oven. With this technique, you get a crunchy exterior and a juicy interior. Whether you choose to bake or boil them, they taste best when served hot. We are using 4 large baking potatoes.

Butter: You’ll have to use butter precisely. Adding too much butter can make the dish taste greasy. We are using 1\2 cup butter for this recipe.

Bacon: We are using 3 slices of bacon in this potatoes recipe t o make them extra crispy. You can use any type of bacon you like, just keep in mind that thicker cuts will take longer to cook.

Cheese: We are using 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese to make this potatoes recipe. If you like sharp cheeses, use half the amount of cheddar cheese. Cheeses of other varieties may be used in its place.

Sour cream: The tangy flavor and rich consistency is the reason why we are using this in our recipe. It contains about 50% fat by weight. We are using ½ cup sour cream.

Method of Preparing the Joe’s Crab Shack Potatoes

Joe’s Crab Shack uses Idaho potatoes in their recipes. These are medium-sized red potatoes that are usually cooked whole. This dish is served with buttery garlic mashed potatoes.

Directions:

Step 1: Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). 

Step 2: Cut each potato into wedges.

Step 3: Place the wedges onto the prepared baking sheet.

Step 4: Drizzle the melted butter over them. Bake until tender, about 30 minutes.

Step 5: Remove from the oven and set aside to cool slightly.

Step 6: Meanwhile, cook the bacon in a skillet over medium heat until crisp. Drain on paper towels; crumble. Set aside.

Step 7: In a small bowl, combine the cheese and sour cream. Stir well.

Step 8: Add the bacon and chives. Mix well.

Step 9: Spoon the mixture evenly over the top of the cooled potatoes.

Step 10: Return the potatoes to the oven and bake until golden brown, about 15 minutes more.

Serve warm.

How to Make Parsley Potatoes?

Delicious and simple to prepare, parsley potatoes are a wonderful addition to any meal. They’re also very nutritious! And because of the use of butter, we can also call this parsley butter potatoes. Here’s how to make parsley potatoes:

You’ll need:

• 1-pound potatoes

• 2 tablespoons butter

• ½ cup chopped fresh parsley

• Salt & pepper to taste

• Lemon juice

• Olive oil

Directions:

Step 1: Wash Parsley Leaves

Wash the parsley leaves thoroughly before chopping them. Drain the leaves well, pat dry with paper towels, and chop finely.

Step 2: Prepare Potatoes

Prepare the potatoes by peeling them and dicing them into small pieces. Cover the potatoes with cold, salted water in a large pot. Increase the heat to fully boil the water. Turn the stove down so the water just begins to simmer. Cook the potatoes until tender but still firm, 15 to 20 minutes. Drain the potatoes and set aside.

Step 3: Melt Butter in Saucepan

Melt butter in a saucepan over low heat.

Step 4: Add Oil & Salt

Place 2 tablespoons of olive oil in a pan and heat it over medium. When the oil is hot, add the chopped parsley and cook, stirring constantly, until the parsley begins to wilt, 1 to 2 minutes. Remove the pan from the heat and stir in ¼ teaspoon salt. Set the mixture aside.

Step 5: Combine Ingredients

Return the finished potatoes to the pot they were cooked in. Incorporate the remaining half tablespoon of olive oil and the parsley mixture.

Don’t wait around; serve right away.

Joe's Crab Shack Potatoes Recipe

Joe’s Crab Shack Potatoes Recipe

This Joe's Crab Shack Potatoes Recipe is a classic dish that combines the flavors of sweet potatoes, bacon, cheese and sour cream. If you love seafood, then you'll love this recipe.
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Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 55 minutes
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 306kcal

Ingredients

  • 4 large baking potatoes
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 3 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup sour cream

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven
  • Cut potatoes
  • Place on a baking sheet
  • Drizzle the melted butter
  • Let it cool
  • cook the bacon
  • combine the cheese and sour cream. Stir well
  • Add the bacon and chives. Mix well
  • Spoon the mixture evenly
  • Return the potatoes to the oven and bake

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Joe's Crab Shack Potatoes Recipe
Amount per Serving
Calories
306
% Daily Value*
Fat
 
12
g
18
%
Saturated Fat
 
6
g
38
%
Polyunsaturated Fat
 
1
g
Monounsaturated Fat
 
3
g
Cholesterol
 
35
mg
12
%
Sodium
 
155
mg
7
%
Potassium
 
976
mg
28
%
Carbohydrates
 
42
g
14
%
Fiber
 
3
g
13
%
Sugar
 
4
g
4
%
Protein
 
10
g
20
%
Calcium
 
191
mg
19
%
Vitamin C
 
12
mg
15
%
Vitamin A
 
372
IU
7
%
Iron
 
2
mg
11
%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Conclusion

Potatoes are delicious and versatile. They’re perfect for baking, frying, boiling, mashing, and even grilling. And if you are a fan of joe’s crab shack, you should definitely give this recipe a shot. It’s super tasty and will have everyone asking where you bought it from.

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