Meat and potatoes

20 Meat and Potato Dishes You Need to Make This Father’s Day

For a meal filled with life’s simple pleasures

If your dad is anything like mine, his absolute dream meal is a simple one: some kind of red meat and potatoes. Maybe — if he wants to throw in something a little healthy — his dream meal will also feature a small green salad, completed with plenty of croutons, cheese, sunflower seeds, and ranch dressing.

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What can I say? My dad is a simple kind of guy. However, I have to give it to him: There are few things in life more wonderful and more decadent than a perfectly-cooked steak.

If your old man is a meat-and-potatoes kind of guy, know that preparing his ideal meal is quite the attainable dream to achieve. All you need is a hot grill, a beautiful cut of beef, bison, lamb, or veal, and a few potatoes. Cream, cheese, herbs, and spices can help too, of course.

So this Father’s Day, become Dad’s favorite child with these 10 meat and 10 potato dishes, which can be combined in any way to make for a bountiful feast.