Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

Flame-Licked Fingerling Potatoes with Spud Rub

Flame-Licked Fingerling Potatoes with Spud Rub

Chips and dip is so yesterday when you can have grilled fingerlings with Spud Rub Dip today! Use the Spud Rub to season the potatoes (and anything else you got going on the grill!), then stir it into the dipping sauce.
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Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Course Side Dish
Servings 4
Calories 31 kcal


  • Spud Rub:
  • 1 tbsp Tbs Onion powder
  • 2 tsp Lemon pepper
  • 11/2 tsp Paprika
  • 11/2 tsp Smoked paprika
  • 1/2 tsp Sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp Ground cumin
  • Potatoes:
  • 1 lb lb. Fingerling potato mix
  • 2 tsp olive oil
  • 1 tblsp Spud Rub:


  • For the rub, combine all ingredients in a glass jar, close the lid, and shake to blend. Store at room temperature.
  • Prepare a medium-hot fire in your grill.
  • Place the potatoes in a bowl, drizzle with the olive oil, and sprinkle with Spud Rub. Toss to coat.
  • Place the potatoes on the grill rack or in grill basket directly over the heat and close the grill lid. After 3 to 4 minutes, open the lid and toss the potatoes or turn the basket. Close the lid again and repeat the process for 12 to 15 minutes or until potatoes are tender when pierced with a fork. Makes 4 side dish servings.
  • Serving tip: Serve the grilled fingerlings on a platter alongside a bowl of Spud Rub Dip.
  • To make Spud Rub Dip, combine 1⁄2 cup prepared buttermilk or ranch-style dressing and 1 teaspoon Spud Rub in small bowl. Stir to blend.
  • Refrigerate until ready to serve.


Calories: 31kcalCarbohydrates: 3gProtein: 1gFat: 2gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 2gSodium: 293mgPotassium: 95mgFiber: 1gSugar: 1gVitamin A: 1575IUVitamin C: 9mgCalcium: 14mgIron: 1mg
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