Lemon and dill roasted potatoes

Lemon and Dill Roasted Potatoes

August 7, 2022 3 Comments

These lemon and dill roasted potatoes have such a unique delicious flavor and they’re so easy to make, too.

Lemon and Dill Roasted Potatoes

From the recipe collection of Tara Ippolito

Lemon and dill roasted potatoes are such a unique side dish.

All the flavors going on in this recipe are absolutely incredible.

lemon and dill roasted potatoes cover

I love making roasted potatoes in general. It’s one of my families all time favorite side dishes.

Sometimes it’s nice to switch it up and make something just a little bit different.

That’s where these lemon and dill roasted potatoes come into play.

lemon and dill potatoes plated

They’re a nice spin on traditional roasted potatoes.

I love to make this side dish all year long but I especially like it in the summer months when it’s hot here in jersey.

The lemon and dill together are such refreshing flavors.

lemon and dill potatoes finished in baking sheet

It’s the perfect side dish choice for my typically lighter summer meals.

Every time I make this recipe it’s a hit!

lemon and dill potatoes plated

I know if you make these delicious lemon and dill roasted potatoes it that you’ll love it, too!

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What potatoes should I use?

The choice is yours as to what kind of potatoes to use in this recipe.

All potatoes are great for roasting.

fingerling potatoes

Even sweet potatoes although I wouldn’t necessarily recommend them for this recipe.

I’m not sure the dill and lemon would be a great combination for them.

yellow potatoes

But hey, you do you!

So use whatever kind you’d like.

Can I make these lemon and dill roasted potatoes in the air fryer?

You absolutely can make these potatoes in the air fryer.

Instead of popping them into the oven place them into the air fryer in a single layer.

air fryer

Set the air fryer to 380° and cook them for about 20-25 minutes.

Give the basket a nice big shake around the 10 minute mark.

Once the potatoes are nice and crisped up just follow the recipe as it goes from there.

What should I serve these lemon and dill roasted potatoes with?

This is a great side dish that goes with so many different thing.

zesty Italian chicken thighs

The options are endless and totally up to you. Here are a few ideas if you’d like some inspiration.

4 ingredient pesto chicken

How can I reheat these lemon and dill roasted potatoes?

To reheat these well meaning crispy on the outside and soft on the inside is easy!

Just preheat the oven to 400° and place the potatoes in a single layer baking sheet.

potatoes in roasting pan

Cover them with tin foil and bake them for about 10-15 minutes.

Lemon and Dill Roasted Potatoes Ingredients

plated lemon and dill potatoes
  • Potatoes
  • Olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Garlic powder
  • Butter
  • Lemon
  • Lemon zest
  • Fresh dill

Instructions

First, preheat the oven to 400° and place the baking sheet inside the oven to preheat also.

In the meantime, rinse and dry your potatoes and cut them into about 1 inch pieces.

cubed up potatoes

Now place the cut potatoes into a bowl.

cubed potatoes in a bowl

Then drizzle the potatoes with olive oil and season them with salt, pepper and garlic powder.

seasoned cubed potatoes

Next give the potatoes a good toss to make sure they’re evenly coated in the oil and seasoning.

mixing seasoning into potatoes

After that carefully take out the hot preheated baking sheet and add the potatoes to it in a single layer.

seasoned potatoes on baking sheet

Then bake them for about 25 minutes or until they’re crispy on all sides. I like to use a spatula and toss them around about half way through.

potatoes about to be baked in the oven

While those are in the oven, prepare the butter, lemon and dill topping.

In a small bowl, melt the butter in the microwave.

melted butter in bowl

Then add the lemon juice, lemon zest, and fresh chopped dill.

lemon zest, lemon juice and dill in melted butter

Now mix it all together and pour it over the roasted potatoes.

Lemon and dill butter poured over potatoes

Finally transfer them to a serving dish and serve warm. Enjoy!

finished lemon and dill potatoes

Lemon and Dill Roasted Potatoes Recipe Video

Lemon and Dill Roasted Potatoes

These lemon and dill roasted potatoes are a nice change to classic roasted potatoes and are so easy to make.
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cripsy oven roasted potatoes, lemon and dill roasted potatoes, oven roasted potatoes

Equipment

  • baking sheet

Ingredients

  • 2 lbs Potatoes
  • 3 tbs Olive Oil
  • Salt and Pepper to taste
  • 2 tbs Garlic Powder
  • 3 tbs Butter
  • 1/2 large Lemon, juiced
  • 1 large Lemon Zested
  • 3 tbs Dill, Fresh

Instructions

  • First, preheat the oven to 400 degrees. Add the baking sheet into the oven so that preheats, too.
  • In the meantime, rinse and dry the potatoes and cut them into about 1 inch pieces.Transfer them to a bowl and add the olive oil Season them with salt, pepper and garlic powder. Toss to combine.
  • Then carefully add the potatoes to the hot preheated baking sheet and put them back into the oven to cook for about 25 minutes or until the potatoes are nice and golden brown. I like to take a spatula and gently stir them around about half way through so they crisp up on all sides.
  • While those are cooking in the oven, melt the butter in a small bowl and add the lemon juice, zest and fresh dill. Mix everything together to combine.
  • When the potatoes are done roasting, pour the butter right onto the top and toss them until they're coated in the lemon and dill butter.
  • Transfer them to serving bowl and serve warm. Enjoy!
Tara Ippolito

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Hello there! My name is T & I’m a home cook from New Jersey. I love to share easy to make recipes, cooking tips & kitchen hacks with people who love to cook like I do. My recipes are all easy to follow & use ingredients most people are familiar with. Being a busy stay at home mother of two, I have to cook delicious budget friendly meals that are fast to make. I hope you find something helpful here. Thanks for coming by.

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3 Comments

  • Ranch Ritz Cracker Chicken August 29, 2022 at 2:26 pm

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  • Sara Perez September 4, 2022 at 2:59 am

    These sound like a recipe from a greek restaurant. So delicious. I will have to try on my own.

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