Category Archives: Potatoes

The Secret to Perfect Homemade French Fries

When my husband got me a deep fryer this past Christmas, my first thought was, “Oh no…this is going to be trouble.”  But I’m actually really glad he got me one, because I’ve found that now that I’m able to … Continue reading

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Fingerling Potatoes with Dipping Aioli

You won’t believe how magnificent these are until you taste them.  I saw Ina making these on Barefoot Contessa the other day and I was INSTANTLY sold.  Basically you cut fingerling potatoes in half and lay them all out on … Continue reading

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Crispy Ridged Rosemary Mashed Potato Mounds

Aren’t these cool lookin’?  They look like little potato macaroons!  Just when I feel like I’ve made potatoes in every possible way, something new pops into my head (in the randomest of places too…in the shower, during a run, while … Continue reading

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Chorizo Potato Croquettes

Think of these as creamy smooth mashed potatoes mixed with browned spicy smokey chorizo and melted queso fresco cheese inside of a crispy crunchy shell.  In college when I made jam thumbprint cookies with my friends Jess and Cody, I … Continue reading

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Cheddar Buttermilk Stuffed Potato Boats

You can think of this as cheddar buttermilk mashed potatoes in a potato skin.  In other words, potato heaven two ways, combined into one bite.  I was trying to think of something new to do with potatoes and I had … Continue reading

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Leek Manchego Spanish Tortilla

I ate Spanish tortilla at least a hundred times during my four and half months living abroad in Spain.  And in case you’ve never had Spanish tortilla, it’s nothing like a Mexican flour or corn tortilla.  It’s basically a big … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: A Pile of Purple Potatoes

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