Potato Recipes

Basic & Creative
Ways to Cook Potatoes

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The Best Potato Recipes site gathers recipes for potato dishes from many categories and cultures. Learn all the ways to cook potatoes and add your favorite potato recipe as well.

Potato Recipes

We are adding new recipe pages on an almost daily basis. There are thousands of tasty recipes for potato dishes world-wide.

There are some we may never know about unless you contribute them to the website. 

The form at the bottom of this page, and at the bottom of many other pages as well, gives you a chance to share your favorite ways to cook potatoes. 

This could be a family-favorite recipe, a recipe you created or a recipe from your country or cultural food tradition. 



Basic recipes for potatoes are always the most requested. Whether we are making a family dinner, a dinner for guests, or a holiday meal, we often think first of mashed potatoes, baked potatoes or potato salad.

Basic Potato Recipes

New cooks are often looking for tips about ways to cook potatoes and these basic recipes are a good way to get started.

Mashed Potato Recipes

Baked Potato Recipes

Potato Salad Recipes

Easy Potato Recipes: these use short cuts with ingredients you may have on hand.

Crockpot Potato Recipes

Roasted Potato Recipes

Grilled Potato Recipes

Fried Potato Recipes

Hash Brown Potato Recipes

Tater Tot Casserole

Red Potato Recipes

Breakfast Potato Recipes are just one proof that recipes for potato dishes are appropriate for any meal.

300 Best Potato Recipes: A Complete Cook's Guide: Potatoes are just about everyone’s favorite side dish. This book includes dozens of recipes, and ways to cook potatoes, for every part of a meal from breakfast through appetizer, main course, and even dessert.

Satisfying Potatoes

Potatoes top the list of favorite comfort foods. We love to warm up in cold weather with potato soup,potato casseroles and crockpot potato recipes. The creaminess of cheese or a cream sauce only increase the level of potato satisfaction!

Potato Soup Recipes

Crockpot Potato Soup

Potato Casserole Recipes

Potato Chowder Recipe

Crockpot Potato Recipes

Potato Bake Recipes

Cheesy Potato Recipes

Cheesy Potato Recipes

Au Gratin Potato Recipes


Scalloped Potato Recipes

Best Scalloped Potatoes

Best Ever Scalloped Potatoes

Crockpot Scalloped Potato Recipes

Party and Picnic Potatoes

Potatoes that are crispy, crunchy or loaded with toppings make wonderful party and picnic fare. Fried, grilled and hash browns are top choices for casual meals. Some of these, like twice baked potatoes, can be a meal in themselves.

Twice Baked Potato Recipes

Potato Skins

French Fried Potatoes

Potato Pizza Recipe

Surprising Potato Dishes

Potatoes can also be a main ingredient in recipes that are not traditional potato dishes. Just a few of these include potato bread, potato lefse, lasagna and torte made with potatoes and even potato wine.

Potato Lasagna Recipes 

Potato Torte Recipes

Potato Bread

Potato Lefse Recipe

Potato Wine Recipe

Global Potato Recipes is a growing collection of recipes for potatoes from countries outside of the U.S. We hope you will take advantage of the ability we've created on this site to add your own potato recipes...from any culture or tradition.



The potato is eaten in almost every country of the world and is prepared in ways some of us have yet to try.

There are so many creative cooks who have discovered tasty ways to cook potatoes. Please share yours!

What are Your Favorite
Potato Recipes?

We know that everyone has a favorite potato recipe because, in most families, potatoes are served several times each week. What are your favorite potato recipes? Share them!

Potato Recipes
Other Visitors Have Shared

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Cheese and Yogurt Potato 
I like this recipe because you can put it together for a quick and tasty one-person meal or prepare it for many. Ingredients for single serving: …

Twice baked potato pizzas Not rated yet
Per potato: 2 tbsp pizza sauce 1/4 c shredded cheese 1/4 tsp grated parmesan cheese Oven bake however many potatoes wanted; cut in half and scoop …

Best BBQ Stuffed Baked Potato Recipe Not rated yet
My roommate loves baked potatoes, well, really potatoes of all types, but this is her hands down favorite baked potato recipe. Basically she uses Yukon …

Roasted Potatoes
With Caramelized Garlic
 Not rated yet
6 to 8 red boiling potatoes, unpeeled, in 1" chunks 4 tbsps. olive oil 16 to 18 garlic cloves, peeled and sliced 1 tbsp. sugar 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar …

Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes Not rated yet
3 pounds boiling potatoes, peeled Kosher salt as needed 1 1/2 cups milk 6 tablespoons unsalted butter 1/2 cup sour cream 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground …

Mashed Potatoes with Chives and Lemon Not rated yet
6 tbsps. butter 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 tsp. grated lemon peel 1/2 cup chopped fresh chives 2 pounds russet potatoes, cut into 1 inch pieces 1/4 …

Lemon Potatoes Not rated yet
6 new potatoes or 2 medium potatoes, cut in halves or quarters 2 Tbsp. margarine 1/2 tsp. lemon peel, grated 1 1/2 tsp. lemon juice 1 tsp. chives, …

Potato Croquettes Not rated yet
2 cups hot riced potatoes 1/3 teaspoon white pepper 2 tablespoons butter 1/4 teaspoon celery salt 1/2 teaspoon onion salt 1 teaspoon chopped parsley …

Creamed Potatoes in Pepper Shells Not rated yet
2-1/2 cups diced, cooked potatoes 6 sweet green peppers 1 onion, sliced 1 small stalk celery, chopped 1 pint milk 4 level tablespoons flour 4 level …

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300 Best Potato Recipes: A Complete Cook's Guide: Potatoes are just about everyone’s favorite side dish. This book includes dozens of recipes, and ways to cook potatoes, for every part of a meal from breakfast through appetizer, main course, and even dessert.





Fun With Potatoes - Mr. Potato Head

What are Your Favorite
Potato Recipes?

We know that everyone has a favorite potato recipe because, in most families, potatoes are served several times each week. What are your favorite potato recipes? Share them!

Potato Recipes
Other Visitors Have Shared

Click below to see potato recipes from other visitors to this page...

Cheese and Yogurt Potato 
I like this recipe because you can put it together for a quick and tasty one-person meal or prepare it for many. Ingredients for single serving: …

Twice baked potato pizzas Not rated yet
Per potato: 2 tbsp pizza sauce 1/4 c shredded cheese 1/4 tsp grated parmesan cheese Oven bake however many potatoes wanted; cut in half and scoop …

Best BBQ Stuffed Baked Potato Recipe Not rated yet
My roommate loves baked potatoes, well, really potatoes of all types, but this is her hands down favorite baked potato recipe. Basically she uses Yukon …

Roasted Potatoes
With Caramelized Garlic
 Not rated yet
6 to 8 red boiling potatoes, unpeeled, in 1" chunks 4 tbsps. olive oil 16 to 18 garlic cloves, peeled and sliced 1 tbsp. sugar 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar …

Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes Not rated yet
3 pounds boiling potatoes, peeled Kosher salt as needed 1 1/2 cups milk 6 tablespoons unsalted butter 1/2 cup sour cream 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground …

Mashed Potatoes with Chives and Lemon Not rated yet
6 tbsps. butter 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 tsp. grated lemon peel 1/2 cup chopped fresh chives 2 pounds russet potatoes, cut into 1 inch pieces 1/4 …

Lemon Potatoes Not rated yet
6 new potatoes or 2 medium potatoes, cut in halves or quarters 2 Tbsp. margarine 1/2 tsp. lemon peel, grated 1 1/2 tsp. lemon juice 1 tsp. chives, …

Potato Croquettes Not rated yet
2 cups hot riced potatoes 1/3 teaspoon white pepper 2 tablespoons butter 1/4 teaspoon celery salt 1/2 teaspoon onion salt 1 teaspoon chopped parsley …

Creamed Potatoes in Pepper Shells Not rated yet
2-1/2 cups diced, cooked potatoes 6 sweet green peppers 1 onion, sliced 1 small stalk celery, chopped 1 pint milk 4 level tablespoons flour 4 level …

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