Traeger Side Dish at 450 Degrees

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Have you ever wondered what you can add to the Traeger and cook while your cooking something else?

Traeger Side Dish at 450 Degrees

Well for this adventure were cooking at 450˚ and its time to add a side dish.  Steak fries go great with steak, chicken or chops and finish close to the same time.  That’s helpful.

Print Recipe for Side Dish Cooked at 450 Degrees

Yield: Serves 2 people

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 16-20 Minutes

Rest Time: 2 Minutes

Cook Temp: 450˚ F



Measure   Ingredient                                                                     Prep Notes      
2 ea              Potato, Russet, Baker                                              Medium Sized
1 tbsp           Oil, Canola/Olive Blend                                           
1 tbsp           Rub-A-Dub, 5280 Culinary                                   or adjust to taste  
1 tbsp           Garden Rub, 5280 Culinary                                  or adjust to taste                       
Garnish         Parsley, Italian, Chopped                                        


Preparation Directions:

Wash all tools prior to use
Clean and sanitize all cutting boards and prep surfaces prior to use
Read all manufacturer’s instructions before using grills, or any cooking tools
Clean out Traeger as needed and change drip tray liner
Place bottom grill grate into the LOWER position (if you have an Ironwood)
Fill pellet hopper with Ace Reserve Blend Pellets
Set Traeger to 450˚ F, hit enter and hit ignite
While Traeger is heating up: or while you’re cooking something else at 450˚ F
Cut all potatoes into thin wedges and place into a bowl
Lightly oil all of the potatoes and season to taste with Rub-A-Dub and Garden Rub
Toss to combine
Place onto the Traeger grilling basket and arrange to ensure even, fast cooking times
Grill at 450˚ F for 8-10 minutes per side, flipping over at the halfway cooking point
Cook to your desired doneness
** If your protein or main dish cooks faster than the potatoes, remove the main dish and allow to rest while the potatoes finish cooking
Garnish with chopped parsley

Shopping List

Traeger Ironwood 885                                                           Ace SKU – 8030462
Traeger Reserve Pellets                                                        Ace SKU – 8015887
Traeger Grilling Basket                                                        Ace SKU - 8019502
Rub-A-Dub, 5280 Culinary                                                 Ace SKU – 8562050
Garden Rub, 5280 Culinary                                                Ace SKU – 8561920
Published on 12/10/2021.
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