11 potato recipes to cook this weekend
It may have escaped your attention, but I like a potato. The clue is in the name. If you’re a fan of the humble spud, you’re in for a treat! I’ve gathered together 11 delicious potato recipes that are sure to satisfy your cravings. Whether you prefer your potatoes roasted, mashed, fried or baked, there’s something here for everyone. From classic roast potatoes to creamy dauphinoise, I’ve got you covered.
These recipes are perfect for any occasion, whether you’re cooking up a storm for a dinner party or simply looking for some inspiration. Plus potatoes are a great source of nutrients, including vitamin C, potassium and dietary fibre. So not only will these recipes taste great, they’ll also be good for you too. So without further ado, let’s dive into these mouth-watering potato recipes!
Pinot Grigio potatoes
Something a little different: roast potatoes with a white wine and lemon glaze. Perfect with poultry and fish.
Roasted beef roasties
Saturate your potatoes in beef drippings.
Hei hei wedges
A spicy seasoning for your potato wedges based on GBK.
Cheese and onion mash
A few twists here to elevate everyday mash: if you can find it I really recommend comte cheese.
Maltese roast potatoes
A cross between roast potatoes and a boulangere.
Triple cooked chips
A really tasty weekend project, Heston Blumenthal’s triple cooked chips are a real treat.
Leek and potato soup
I wrote this recipe back in June 2012 and was complaining about the weather then. 2023 and Spring still hasn’t sprung!
A creamy treat that is much simpler than it seems.
Roast balsamic potatoes and onions
Now we’re talking. A dead easy recipe that is absolute packed with flavour and makes a great side dish with almost anything.
Potato and mushroom gratin
A Nigella classic: hearty and earthy.
Perfect roast potatoes
I couldn’t make a list like this without including my take on perfect roast potatoes.
And if that’s not enough, you can always try my potato recipe ebook Fifty Ways With Spuds!