Simply put, potatoes are freakin‘ amazing! The trusty spud is one of Americans’ favorite vegetables, and we love it in all forms – fried, baked, mashed, puréed, dried – oh, the cooking and prep possibilities are practically endless! Today happens to be National Potato Day, so in celebration, the only natural thing to do is to peel some potatoes and get cooking. Check out these awesome potato recipes!
Potato Noodle and Green Bean Salad With Chive-Dijon Viniagrette
You’ve had fried potatoes, mashed potatoes and grilled potatoes, but what about noodles made from potatoes? The recipe author says you can appreciate the flavor of the potato much more when you eat them as noodles. Give it a try!
Healthy Stuffed Potato Skins
Forget the restaurant version that is loaded with cheddar cheese, sour cream and bacon bits. This healthier recipe is a great way to enjoy what you love about this classic dish, but without so much fat and cholesterol.
Chile-Garlic Potatoes and Cauliflower With Turmeric
This is an adapted Indian recipe that would go great with some dal (lentils), rice or sauteed greens.
Rosemary and Garlic Sweet Potato Medallions
The combination of rosemary and garlic is a mouth-watering taste and smell. Your family will gobble this side dish right up!
Moroccan Potato Salad With Corn and Kale
Use red potatoes for this tangy, creamy potato salad recipe. To make it easy, just use a vegan mayo replacement for the creamy sauce.
Ina Garten’s Potato Salad Veganized
We think the vegan version of anything is much better than the original! Try this creamy, tangy dish; we doubt you’ll miss the dairy.
Potato and Black Bean Burgers
These veggie burgers are great for the winter weather when you want hearty, comforting meals. This version includes potatoes for some textural variety.
No latkes would be complete without sour cream, of course, but you don’t have to look to dairy versions. Try this homemade vegan version instead.
Dill Pickle French Fries
A bit of fresh dill can take a plan, boiled potato from drab to fab. That’s what’s so awesome about fresh herbs! Try adding dill to your next potato dish and try these amazing fries. They’re bursting with dill flavor, just like with dill pickle chips! Try them with this ketchup and skip the store-bought stuff.
Spicy Tumeric Twice Baked Potatoes
They very flavorful potatoes make for a gret side dish that is a step above your typical potato dish. Turmeric, cumin and red pepper flakes kick these spuds up a notch to wake up your taste buds!
Lead image source: Healthy Stuffed Potato Skins