5 Pleasing Potato Recipes

October 27, 2011

Potatoes are a staple for many diets around the world, in the U.S. alone we harvest 45 billion pounds a year.  Potatoes are have more potassium than a banana and are rich in vitamin C and iron.  Celebrate National Potato Day with these five delectable recipes.

Baked Stuffed Potatoes
These baked potatoes are filled with Indian spices, cheese, and fresh vegetables.

Tropical Sweets and Reds Mash
Sweet potatoes and red potatoes are mashed with coconut for a tropical twist on this classic comfort food.

Chunks of golden potatoes are mixed with gruyere cheese and thyme for a rich and satisfying side dish.

Scalloped Hasselback Potatoes
This is the elegant cousin of the meager baked potato.

Roasted Potatoes with Olives, Feta, and Mint
A fall inspired potato salad that is perfect with a simple roasted chicken.

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