Southern Side Dish Potato Recipes: 15 Easy Potato Recipes

By: Natalie Taylor, Editor,

Sizzling Potatoes O'Brien

Potatoes are the ultimate comfort food and they are so versatile that they suit any occasion. Comforting and versatile: what more could you want? We have assembled this list of Southern Side Dish Potato Recipes: 15 Easy Potato Recipes for your enjoyment. This varied collection features recipes that are roasted, mashed, sauteed, or made into a casserole. No matter your skill level, you can find the perfect potato recipe for you and your family. Whether you are in search of the perfect mashed potatoes, the easiest skillet potatoes, the greatest cheesy potatoes, or the most comforting potato bake, we have something for you to love.

No comforting, home cooked meal is really complete without potatoes. These potato recipes can be made for breakfast, taken to a potluck, or enjoyed as a main dish. For a delicious breakfast side dish, try one of the recipes for Skillet Potatoes. Any of the skillet recipes can easily be transformed into a main dish with the addition of crispy bacon or zesty sausage. If an amazing potluck recipe is what you are after, the Potato Casseroles are sure to be a hit. They all feature the time-tested combination of cheese and potatoes for a side dish that everyone will be raving about. For a classic take on potatoes, the recipes for Mashed Potatoes are almost as good as Mom used to make. Smooth and creamy mashed potatoes are the perfect partner to any home cooked meal. If you are in search of a new way to enjoy this wondrous root vegetable, the Roasted Potatoes bring out the best in all the potato has to offer. With a crispy coating and a tender inside, these roasted potatoes really are something to write home about. So take your pick and get cookin'!

Easy Potato Recipes: 15 Southern Recipes for Potatoes

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Roasted Potato Recipes

To enjoy potatoes in a delicious new way, try roasting them. By roasting potatoes in the oven, you get potatoes that are creamy on the inside and crispy on the outside. These recipes are also loaded with garlic, ranch, and bacon, so there is no shortage of flavor. Everyone is sure to love these potato recipes whether you make them for breakfast, for dinner, or even for a party appetizer!

Mini Twice Baked PotatoesRanch Roasted Potatoes

Easy Mashed Potatoes

Mom will always make the best mashed potatoes, but these recipes might come close. Delicious recipes for creamy, cheesy, garlic mashed potatoes are at your fingertips. Take your pick of one of these easy potato recipes and whip up some comfort food tonight.

Just Like Cracker Barrel Homestyle Mashed PotatoesThe Best Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Want even more potato recipes? Take a look at our collection of 9 Best Potato Casserole Recipes: Southern Recipes for Potatoes!

Skillet Potato Recipes

Every Southerner knows the versatility of a skillet and these potato recipes put the skillet to work. Sauteed pepper, onions, and potatoes combine effortlessly in Sizzling Potatoes O'Brien. For cheesy skillet potatoes, look no further than Cheesy Texas Hash, Cheesy Skillet Hash Browns, or Skillet Texas Hash.

Skillet Texas HashCheesy Texas Hash

Potato Casserole Recipes

A classic potato casserole is the potluck champion and will not disappoint. These potato casseroles perfectly balance cheese and potatoes for a dish that everyone will love. You can't go wrong with one of these potato casserole recipes.

Cracker Barrel Hash Browns Casserole CopycatCheddar Gouda Potato Bake

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