The humble spud is one of the most versatile ingredients in your kitchen. A popular staple almost all over the world, potatoes can be fried, boiled, roasted, fried, and there are more cooking methods besides. Potato recipes range from comfort food like crispy fries or creamy mash to elevated gourmet options such as fondant potatoes or scalloped potatoes. Whether you’re using your spuds in a breakfast, brunch, lunch, or dinner recipe, they are an economical, hearty and tasty ingredient every time.
Crispy Stacked Potatoes
Crispy stacked potatoes make a delicious side dish. The crispy potatoes are stacked and seasoned with delicious ingredients like oregano, garlic, and parmesan cheese. This is one of the crunchiest potato dish recipes you’ve ever tried.
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Sweet Potatoes With Candied Maple Pecans
If you’re looking for a slightly different sweet potato dish for your holiday menu, I bet you’ll love this sweet potatoes with candied maple pecans recipe. Its streusel-like topping makes a change from the classic dish.
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Smoked Potato Salad with Bacon
This recipe for smoked potato salad with bacon combines the smoky flavors of potatoes and hard-boiled eggs, making it an ideal dish for summer gatherings and barbecues that will impress your guests.
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Gouda Cheddar Parmesan Scalloped Potatoes
Gouda, cheddar, and parmesan scalloped potatoes made from scratch make an excellent side dish and a comforting meal. The combination of smoked Gouda, white cheddar, and parmesan cheese gives a unique flavor to this dish, making it a perfect choice for a special occasion.
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Air Fryer Sweet Potato Casserole Stacks
Air fryer sweet potato casserole stacks make a delicious side dish for all kinds of dishes. This sliced yam casserole is a breeze to prepare and it tastes so good. The sweet potato stacks are topped with a crunchy topping. I love these with sour cream on top – the contrast between sweet and tangy is perfect.
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Air Fryer Twice Baked Breakfast Potatoes
Along with the potatoes (or leftover baked potatoes) you will need eggs, pepper, tomatoes, spinach, ham and cheese, plus some heavy cream. Feel free to change up the ingredients you’re using for the filling.
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Roasted Mini Potatoes
Roasted Mini Potatoes are bite-sized potatoes seasoned with a little garlic, salt, and pepper and baked in the oven for golden and tender perfection. They feature a crispy skin and creamy interior and pair well with your favorite main dish.
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Spiced Sweet Potato Fries
These Spiced Sweet Potato Fries are a great addition to any weeknight meal. With a decadent mixture of spices, this recipe will make your mouth water and leave you wanting more. They are full of salty spices and so easy to bake in the oven.
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Perfect Seasoned Roasted Sweet Potatoes
This delicious roasted sweet potato recipe is a true game-changer for all the sweet potato lovers out there. It’s a simple yet incredibly satisfying dish that can be whipped up in no time. With its perfect blend of sweetness and comfort, this recipe is sure to become a staple in your kitchen.
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Sweet Potato Casserole
This sweet potato casserole is a must-try recipe this season that you just won’t be able to get enough of! It’s a wholesome version of traditional sweet potato casserole featuring a creamy filling and a crunchy oatmeal topping that’s sweet to just the right level.
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Air Fryer Scalloped Potatoes
Air fryer scalloped potatoes are an easy, cheesy side dish. The flavors are amazing and this simple recipe is soon to be a family favorite.
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Air Fryer Potato Skins (Crispy & Loaded!)
These Air Fryer Potato Skins are crispy, loaded, and delicious! Made with petite potatoes, cheese, bacon, sour cream, and chives. It’s the perfect easy air fryer appetizer everyone loves to snack on.
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Sweet Potato Pancakes (Latkes)
These sweet potato latkes are delicious little savory potato pancakes with a hint of caramelized sweetness, a crispy outer layer, and tender inner layer. Enjoy them for Hanukkah or any occasion!
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Bacon and Broccoli Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
These bacon and broccoli stuffed sweet potatoes are a hearty, savory, and delicious dish that is sure to fill you up. I think this will make a great lunch or dinner, especially during the colder months.
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Easy Greek Potato Salad Recipe With Green Beans
Not only is this Greek potato salad made with just a few simple ingredients, but it’s also loaded with flavor, making it a great side dish for so many meals (Greek lamb meatballs!) or picnics.
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Smashed Potatoes With Garlic-Dill Sauce
So easy and delicious, these Crispy Smashed Red Potatoes With Garlic And Dill are a cozy side dish that never disappoints. Made with just four simple ingredients, these crushed red potatoes are great for any occasion.
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Mexican Mashed Potatoes
This Mexican mashed potatoes recipe is made with a flavorful mixture of sautéed onions and peppers, and it uses Mexican crema instead of butter, resulting in a bolder, spicier, and more complex flavor profile with a hint of heat and tanginess.
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Purple Sweet Potato Fries
Stokes purple sweet potato fries are baked in the oven until golden and crispy with fresh herbs, avocado oil, garlic powder, and sea salt. They make a delicious side dish or snack. Enjoy with your favorite dipping sauce!
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Mashed Purple Sweet Potatoes
Mashed purple sweet potatoes with a savory herb butter are an easy, comforting yet nutritious and stunning side dish! These Stokes purple sweet potatoes are downright striking in color and have won many over with their appearance alone.
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Hasselback Sweet Potatoes
These hasselback sweet potatoes are crispy on the outside, soft on the inside, and are topped with a rosemary mustard vinaigrette dressing that is divine. They’re a wonderful way to elevate a potato side dish.
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Spicy Roasted Harissa Potatoes
These spicy roasted harissa potatoes are crisp on the outside and fluffy on the inside, with a nice harissa kick. With just four ingredients, they can also be easily whipped up in under an hour.
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Honey Miso Garlic Roasted Potatoes
A crispy garlic roasted potatoes recipe with a light honey miso garlic drizzle caramelized at the end to give it a layer of umami ness! Great as a side dish or snack!
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Try these Parmesan potatoes and enjoy cheesy potatoes that are crispy outside and creamy inside. This viral recipe roasts potatoes without boiling!
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Cheezy Potato Casserole
This savory potato casserole will easily become the star of the night, either as a stunning side dish or a complete entree. Thinly sliced potatoes are layered with veggies, a flavorful cheesy sauce, and topped with a crunchy breadcrumb mixture. And it only takes 45 minutes and one skillet to make!
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Classic American Potato Salad
If you need a delicious side dish for your summer barbecue, look no further than this classic American potato salad. This simple and flavorful dish is a crowd-pleaser, and easy to make with a few ingredients that you probably have in your pantry and fridge!
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Twice-Baked Potatoes (4 Ways!)
This easy twice-baked potato recipe is a super tasty side dish or appetizer for any occasion! Fluffy mashed potatoes are loaded with various add-ins, stuffed into a baked potato shell, and baked to perfection. Try each flavor combo: Roasted Garlic and Fontina, Cheddar Bacon, Parmesan Pesto, and Blue Cheese & Chive!
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Fully Loaded Mashed Potato Balls
Deep-Fried treats don’t get any better than these breaded mashed potato balls loaded with cheese, bacon, and green onions. Serve with sour cream on the side and it’s like a loaded baked potato, only better!
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Air Fryer Twice Baked Potatoes
These air fryer twice baked potatoes are loaded with mashed potatoes, butter, sour cream, cheese, bacon, and chives for the ultimate crowd pleaser. Serve them up as a side dish or game day snack and watch them steal the show!
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Slow Cooker Potato Curry
This Indian-style slow cooker potato curry is the ultimate weeknight vegetable curry. Hearty, rich and perfectly spiced and packed with plant-based protein and veggies— it’s perfect for a cozy fall or winter meal.
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Air Fryer Potato Skin Nachos
This healthier appetizer is a combination of everyone’s favorite game-day snacks: potato skins and nachos! Crispy, cheesy potatoes with tempeh bacon, sour cream, salsa and fresh herbs.
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