Party-Worthy Potato Recipes

Whether you're hosting a holiday get-together or enjoying dinner in with friends, these delicious recipes make an American favorite sing.


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Thyme Potatoes au Gratin

    Fresh herbs, unexpected spices, and a tomato-Parmesan topping put a fresh twist on classic potatoes au gratin.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep   40 mins 
Bake  1 hr 35 mins  to 2 hrs  350°F 
Stand   10 mins 
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Bountiful Blue Cheese Mashers

    This decadent spin on mashed potatoes will quickly become a family favorite.

Makes: 10 servings
Prep   25 mins 
Cook   20 mins 
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Velvet Mashed Potatoes

    Just before dinner, saute a mix of button, shiitake, and oyster mushrooms and add them to smooth mashed potatoes.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep   15 mins 
Bake   55 mins  to 1 hr  400°F 
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Cheesy Mashed Potato Pots

    Brimming with heavy cream and cheese, these scrumptious casseroles are the ultimate mashed potato recipe. Dish them up with roast beef, turkey, or ham.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep   15 mins 
Bake   20 mins  350°F 
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Maple-Glazed New Potatoes

    Just before serving this delicious side, sprinkle sliced green onions, lemon zest, and thyme for added freshness and flavor.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   20 mins 
Roast   55 mins  325°F 
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Roasted Cheddar Potatoes

    Frozen potato wedges jump start the prep of these spicy "grown-up" fries.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep   10 mins 
Bake   25 mins 
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Herbed Mashed Potatoes

    Prepare garlic mashed potatoes, then stir in fresh parsley, chives, oregano, rosemary, and thyme for a delicious accompaniment to any meat or poultry dish.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep   25 mins 
Cook   20 mins 
Stand   5 mins 
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Mashed Potato Patties with Tapenade Cream

    Combine leftover mashed potatoes with smoked Gouda cheese to make these flavorful patties in 30 minutes flat. Top with a zesty tapenade sauce.

Makes: 8 servings
Start to Finish   30 mins  300°F 
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Heavenly Mashed Potatoes

    A mixture of sour cream and cream cheese makes these fluffy mashed potatoes even creamier. Top with bacon and chives for extra flavor.

Makes: 10 servings
Prep   40 mins 
Bake   30 mins  350°F 
10/22
Holiday Scalloped Potatoes

    A mix of red and sweet potatoes and a bit of fresh tarragon dresses up classic scalloped potatoes for the holidays.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep   35 mins 
Bake  1 hr 10 mins  350°F 
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Smoky Mashed Potatoes

    The tantalizing smoked flavor of this side dish comes from cheese, prosciutto, and chipotle peppers.

Makes: 24 servings
Prep   25 mins 
Bake   45 mins  350°F 
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Cheesy Mashed Potatoes

    Sharp cheddar cheese and green onion give these potatoes delicious flavor. Sour cream adds extra creaminess.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep   20 mins 
Bake   45 mins  325°F 
Cook   30 mins 
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Must-Have Mashed Potatoes

    Sour cream and chives are classic add-in suggestions we have for stunningly good mashed potatoes.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep   15 mins 
Cook   20 mins 
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Fingerling Potatoes

    Zesty aioli sauce makes these pepper-and-salt-coated roasted potatoes even more delicious.

Makes: 12 servings
Serving size: 12 cups
Prep   20 mins 
Roast  1 hr  350°F 
15/22
Mashed Potatoes with Caramelized Onions

    Sage-tinged mashed potatoes gain extra flavor from a caramelized onion topping and thin cheese shards.

Makes: 10 servings
Start to Finish   40 mins 
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Molasses-Tossed Potatoes

    These slightly sweet potatoes are tossed with fresh thyme, chives, and walnuts.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep   15 mins 
Bake   35 mins  to  40 mins  450°F 
17/22
Garlic Mashed Potatoes

    This yummy comfort food gets extra creaminess from tofu and extra flavor from basil-tomato feta cheese.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   20 mins 
Cook   20 mins  to  25 mins 
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Twice-Baked Potatoes

    A creamy mixture of potato, Gruyere cheese, and chives fills crispy potato shells.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep   30 mins 
Bake  1 hr 20 mins  400°F 
Stand   15 mins 
19/22
Honestly Good Mashed Potatoes

    Created by Scott Peacock, this recipe makes potatoes feathery light, rich, and creamy. We also show you how to make them ahead and reheat in your slow-cooker.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   25 mins 
Chill  Maximum  24 hrs 
Cook   30 mins 
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Mashed Potatoes with Shitake Mushroom Gravy

    Rich gravy makes these fluffy mashed potatoes the perfect pairing with slow-simmered beef tenderloin.

Makes: 8 servings
Start to Finish   40 mins 
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