Category Archives for Potato

Herb Roasted Potatoes

I love roasted potatoes. They are quick and easy to make, pretty frugal and by changing up the herbs you use (or don’t use) in this recipe, they can taste different every time you make them. Of course you can vary the potatoes as well. I made this with sweet potatoes a few weeks ago […]

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Ranchy Mashed Potatoes

I love these tangy mashed potatoes. The flavor is bold enough to stand up to all the other great Holiday flavors. Give them a try this year and see if they don’t quickly become a Thanksgiving favorite. To make it festive, cut up some chives, green onion, dill or parsley and sprinkle it over the […]

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Kugulas

8 russet potatoes 1 large onion 1 lb. bacon 2 c sour cream or plain yogurt Shred potatoes & onion. Add enough flour to thicken, season with salt and pepper. Chop bacon, drain and stir into potatoes. Bake at 350 in greased 9X13 pan. Cut into squares and serve with sour cream on top.

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Very Frugal Creamy Potato Soup

2 potatoes for each person to feed 1 med chopped onion 1 can evaporated milk salt and pepper to taste 1/2 stick butter Peel and quarter potatoes, Peel and quarter onion. Put in pan large enough to barely cover with water. Cook until the potatoes are done. DO NOT DRAIN! Mash a couple of times […]

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Cheaters Scalloped Taters

4-6 medium potatoes.. peeled and cut small but not diced. 1 can cream of mushroom soup 1/2 cup milk or water ( I use powdered milk a lot of time to cook with) 1 cup shredded cheese .. ( cheddar  Colby jack, etc.. ) place cut potatoes in deep casserole dish.. mix remaining ingredients together […]

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Pizza di Patate – Crustless Potato Pizza

This is a VERY SIMPLE recipe for a crustless potato pizza served here as one of our regional southern Italy (Apuglia)dishes. Served warm or cool. Add extras as you wish, ie: drained mushrooms and the flavors change. 5-6 medium potatoes (mashed) 1-2 handful grated Parmesan cheese 4-5 thin-sliced ham (shredded) salt, pepper, garlic powder to […]

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Homemade Potato Salad

There are many, many ways to make homemade potato salad. This recipe is what my family likes the most. Southern Style Homemade Potato Salad: 6 large baking potatoes 3 hard boiled eggs 1 medium Vidalia onion (these onions are sweeter than others) celery salt to your taste dill pickles to your taste Duke’s mayonnaise Peel […]

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Southern Potato Salad

this is a huge hit at any party. I have made it numerous times and i still get requests for it. 6-7 russett potatoes, peeled diced and cooked til not quite mushy. 6 boiled eggs, peeled and diced 1 small can olives, finely chopped 2-3 pickles finely chopped 1 package bacon, cooked and chopped… for […]

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A Gluten Free Valentines Day Dinner

Valentines Day is this weekend and going out to dinner can be a real hassle when you have celiac disease.  That’s why this week I have a very nice gluten free dinner for you that is delicious, elegant, thrifty, and won’t keep you in the kitchen all evening instead of with your valentine.  Let me […]

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