We may have a particular penchant for French fries, but Americans just love potatoes in general. According to the USDA, the potato is far and away the most consumed vegetable in the United States. The potato has made its way into our hearts — and our favorite side dishes — but if your potato fixation goes no further than using them as a vehicle for ketchup, we have potato options that will add sophistication and flavor to your meal.Pan-Roasted Salmon with Lemony Hollandaise or serve Chef Morimoto’s Japanese-inspired twist on a potato soup as the first course at your next dinner party.
Whatever your potato desire, we have 11 fancy ways to make your potato dish pop at your next affair.
Butternut Sage Mashed Potatoes
Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes
Angela Carlos is the Cook Editor at The Daily Meal. Find her on Twitter and tweet @angelaccarlos.