Best Potato Recipes Collection

Enjoy the best potato recipes from our family collection compiled over many years.

Discover tasty potato recipes and sweet potato recipes and learn all the ways to cook potatoes for any meal.

Potatoes are both nutritious and inexpensive. Potatoes, and potato recipes, are so versatile that you could fix them in a new and different way every day of the year.

Browse the pages of this site to find basic potato recipes for:

Potatoes are wonderful "comfort food." You may decide that the best potato recipe in this category is this hearty Shepherd Pie.



If you are a creative cook, and I think you are since you are on the internet looking for new recipes, you will want to move beyond basic potato recipes to some really creative dishes.

These impressive Potato Torte Recipes will get rave reviews from family and guests alike.

You can experiment with one of several Potato Lasagna Recipes ...one of them is made with sweet potatoes.

Get the kids to eat their veggies with a Potato Pizza.

In our home state of Minnesota one very popular way to use potatoes is in Potato Lefse.

Use up leftover mashed potatoes with these creative and tasty Potato Puffs Recipes.



From the number of hits on the page, we already know that many of you are looking for Cheesy Potato Recipes. We have cheesy potato casseroles, soups, twice baked and breakfast potatoes…to highlight just a few.

Then there is the potato that is not really a potato at all…the sweet potato. As fast as we can we’re adding new Sweet Potato Recipes.

Go deeper into the pages of the site to find recipes that will take you far beyond the basics and add some real treats to your table. We also teach you all the basics about the many ways to cook potatoes.

If you think you might want to grow your own potatoes we can help with that as well. We have long been advocates of growing organic food.

You don't have to search dozens of potato cookbooks to find the recipes you want...it's all here on our sitemap in one, easy to search, location. There are lots of places on the site where you can add your favorite potato recipes for others to enjoy as well.


Potato Fun Facts: A new study says it’s hard to eat healthy on a budget. Not true when it comes to potatoes! At 25 cents on average per serving, potatoes are easy on the waistline and the wallet. And, contrary to what many people believe, potatoes are high in nutrients and low in calories. It’s what you add to your potatoes that increases that count.

Everyone likes potatoes. We know this is true because each person in the U.S. eats an average of one potato per day or 135 pounds of potatoes a year! The potato is the second most consumed food in the United States. Milk is the first. In many other countries potato consumption is even higher.

Potatoes are grown worldwide and there are wonderful potato recipes in almost every culture. We have begun to add potato recipes from many countries.

Sharing our best potato recipes is part of my family legacy. Read about me here.

Add your best potato recipe for others to try. Go to the Share A Recipe pages, find a category, and type in your recipe. It's that easy!

Potatoes can be fun! One of the world's most well-loved toys is Mr Potato Head!



The potato is celebrated worldwide with potato festivals and celebrations. We have started a page to help promote these celebrations. You can add your local potato festival to the list as well.

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Some Recipes and Photos Courtesy of the Idaho Potato Commission