25 Best Potato Recipes

Deviled Potatoes

Deviled Potatoes
3.25

Forget the egg whites! Chef Paul Jervis gives deviled eggs an entirely new makeover, serving the rich, creamy yolk filling in a potato. 


By Paul Jarvis

Potato Galette

Potato Galette
5

This classic and simple potato dish is hearty and comforting. Serve as a side dish or cut into squares for an appetizer. 


By Emily Jacobs

Julia Potatoes

Julia Potatoes
4.5

Inspired by the French film Haute Cuisine, this potato dish is a classic recipe that's prepared with only a few ingredients, making it a timeless and ...


By Danièle Mazet-Delpeuch

Duchess Potatoes

Duchess Potatoes

These fancy and elegant potatoes are sure to impress at any dinner party. 


By Emily Jacobs

Hasselback Potatoes

Hasselback Potatoes
3.3

This glorified baked potato has a fun and festive presentation that is sure to impress your guests. 


By Emily Jacobs

Potato Gnocchi

Potato Gnocchi

The potato in this recipe makes the gnocchi's texture soft and creamy. Sprinkle some cheese and you're good to go for dinner. Click here to see the 10 ...


By Patricia Stagich

Potato Rosti

Potato Rosti
5

I like using Yukon Gold potatoes because you don’t have to peel them and right now the new potatoes have nice thin skin.


By Caroline Lange

Dauphine Potatoes

Dauphine Potatoes
3.5

This classic potato dish is like deep-fried potato croquettes and is the perfect bite or appetizer. 


By Emily Jacobs

Potatoes Savoyarde

Potatoes Savoyarde

This classic dish is the perfect side dish for chicken, salmon, or vegetables. 


By Emily Jacobs

Potato Flatbread

Potato Flatbread
4

Inspired by a certain New York bakery's potato flatbread, this pizza topped with thinly sliced potatoes, rosemary, onions, and a dash of pepper is a perfect ...


By Jessica Chou

Potato Soup

Potato Soup
2.65

Potatoes are one of my favorite foods, so I was very determined to create the perfect potato soup. As you'll see in the recipe, I used basic ingredients in ...


By Anne Dolce

Potato Croquettes

Potato Croquettes
1

Combining hot mashed potatoes, butter, onions, and breadcrumbs results in a decidedly delicious dish. The genius behind the recipe? George Rector, a famous ...


By George Rector

Potato Croquettes

Potato Croquettes
4

We've experimented with many dishes from Naples, and these potato croquettes are a classic Neapolitan fritto. Andrew adapted the recipe, making it his own, ...


By Franny's

'Potato' Pancakes

'Potato' Pancakes

Potatoes are not only bland, but they become high in sodium when you try to overcompensate on flavor. For a healthier approach to your potato side dish, try ...


By Sodium Girl

Sweet Potato Fries Recipe

Sweet Potato Fries Recipe

This is an essential recipe, if you can call it that. It makes, with the minimal effort of cutting and turning on an oven, delicious, crispy, and sweet ...


By Big Girls Small Kitchen

Roasted Sweet Potato Recipe

Roasted Sweet Potato Recipe
5

An easy way to feed your baby right. Click here to see Cooking For Baby: Five Things You Must Know to Get Started. 


By Peggy Bourjaily

Syracuse Salt Potatoes

Syracuse Salt Potatoes
3.25

Salt potatoes are the kind of simple yet delicious side that make weeknight cooking worth it... not that you should only enjoy them on weeknights! If you've ...


By ncyphert

Classic Baked Potato

Classic Baked Potato
5

This classic recipe is simple to make. Once you're done you can top your potato with anything you want- we recommend sour cream and bacon bits. 


By Elyse Cromer

DIY Potato Chips

DIY Potato Chips
4.8

The Accidental Locavore was thinking about prepared foods you could make on your own, when it occurred to me that I'd seen a recipe somewhere for making ...


By Anne Maxfield

Sweet Potato Gnocchi

Sweet Potato Gnocchi

Whenever this orange starch is added to a dish, an element of sweet follows behind it — hence its name: sweet potato. The element of sweet in this recipe is ...


By Anne Dolce

Oven-Roasted Rosemary Potatoes

Oven-Roasted Rosemary Potatoes

Set it and forget it. Stick these taters in the oven and let them crisp up while you focus on the rest of your meal. Use a mixture of sweet and regular ...


By Drew Colbert

Sweet Potato Pie

Sweet Potato Pie

Skip the pumpkin this year and use the other orange squash to make this delicious dessert that's topped with candied pecans and whiskey cream.


By Food Network

Smashed Spiced Sweet Potatoes

Smashed Spiced Sweet Potatoes
3

Chile powder, cumin, and ginger combined with a touch of maple syrup create a spicy-sweet flavor addition to a traditional Thanksgiving player.


By Recipe Rehab

Sweet Potato Bake

Sweet Potato Bake

A longtime holiday favorite — sweet potato casserole topped with Corn Flakes and sweet miniature marshmallows.Click here to see 10 Things You Didn’t Know ...


By Emily Jacobs

Golden Potato Pancakes

Golden Potato Pancakes
3.5

For Hanukkah this year, give this recipe a try. The Bisquick ingredient allows the pancake to be extra crispy. Eat them with a side of applesauce or sour ...


By Patricia Stagich

Potato

What is Potato?

A potato is a tuber. Originally from South America, the potato is now grown and used as a foodstuff in most parts of the world and is valued for its relative ease of growing and its high carbohydrate content. It is also extremely versatile in the kitchen and can be served boiled, roasted, baked, shallow-fried or deep-fried. There is a large number of varieties of potato, each of which has its own qualities and uses. Finally, some potatoes are harvested while still relatively immature ("new ...

Potato Shopping Tip

Only buy potatoes that are firm, intact, and without any sprouts or green parts.

Potato Cooking Tip

Potatoes oxidize quickly; have a bowl full of cold water to put your potatoes after cutting them in order stop them from oxidizing.