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Potato

The potato is a starchy, tuberous crop from the perennial nightshade Solanum tuberosum. The word "potato" may refer either to the plant itself or to the edible tuber. In the Andes, where the species is indigenous, some other closely related species are cultivated. Potatoes were introduced to Europe in the second half of the 16th century by the Spanish.

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Roasted Italian Parmesan Potatoes Recipe

Ingredients 1 lb russet potatoes (about 1 large potato or 2 small potatoes) 1 tbsp Italian seasoning (half of a small packet) 1 tbsp olive oil ¼ cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese sprinkle of sea salt Click link below for recipe

Contributed by Karen Webb

Garlic Roasted Red Potatoes

Ingredients: 5 lbs Red baby potatoes (Big ones will work too) 5-7 cloves minced garlic or Johnny's garlic seasoning 1 tbs sliced fresh dill 4 oz melted butter Salt, pepper

Contributed by Tess Chaffin

Super stuffed baked potato

Ahhh looks so good

Contributed by Hanna Alzoubi

Cheesy Bacon Oven Chips with Chipotle Ranch Dipping Sauce Recipe

INGREDIENTS: For Cheesy Bacon Oven Chips: 1 large russet potato, scrubbed and sliced into 1/8" rounds* Nonstick cooking spray 8 oz. (2 cups) shredded Colby jack, cheddar cheese or Mexican cheese blend 6 slices bacon, cooked and chopped into bits 1/4 cup chopped parsley, chives or scallions, optional Salt, to taste For Chipotle Ranch Dipping Sauce: 1 Tablespoon Ranch dressing 3 Tablespoons sour cream 1/4 teaspoon chipotle chili powder 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder

Contributed by Karen Webb

Loaded Baked Potato Salad Recipe

INGREDIENTS Salad 1 romaine lettuce heart 1-2 small potatoes (1/2 c), thinly sliced and baked or pan fried in 1 Tbsp. olive oil ½ c. grape tomatoes, halved ¼ c. shredded cheddar cheese 2 pieces bacon, cooked 2 Tbsp. crumbled Gorgonzola cheese Dressing 2 Tbsp. sour cream 1 Tbsp. half & half 1 Tbsp. fresh chives, chopped ⅛ tsp. onion powder ⅛ tsp. garlic salt fresh ground pepper, to taste

Contributed by Karen Webb

Parmesan Potato Bites Recipe

Ingredients 3 pound bag red bliss potatoes 3 Tbls olive oil 6 Tbls butter 1/4 Cup sour cream 2 Tbls parmigiano reggiano salt and pepper to taste

Contributed by Karen Webb

Idaho Potato Vegetable Casserole Supreme Recipe

Ingredients: 1 (12 oz.) bag microwavable frozen mixed steamed vegetables (peas, carrots, green beans, corn) 8 Tablespoons unsalted butter, divided 1 cup diced yellow onions 3 lbs frozen diced hash brown potatoes, thawed 2 (10.75 oz) can cream of chicken soup 3 cups shredded sharp cheddar cheese 2 cups sour cream (or Greek Yogurt) 2 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon pepper 1 sleeve Ritz crackers, crushed

Contributed by Karen Webb

German Potato Salad Recipe

Ingredients 2 pounds Yukon gold potatoes 8 thick slices bacon half a large yellow onion, peeled and thinly sliced 1/3 cup apple cider vinegar 1 teaspoon salt (plus extra for salting the potato water) 1/2 teaspoon coarsely-ground black pepper (or more, to taste) ¼ cup chopped fresh parsley leaves

Contributed by Karen Webb

Mexican Sausage Potato Skins

Ingredients 12 medium potatoes, scrubbed and rinsed 1 tbsp olive oil, extra virgin 2 garlic cloves, crushed & divided 3 tbsp almond or any milk 9 oz any clean cooked sausage, diced 1 tbsp canned chilis (fresh jalapeños), finely minced or to taste 1/8 tsp red pepper flakes or to taste 1 cup part skim Mozzarella or Tex Mex cheese, shredded 2 tbsp cilantro, chopped Salsa, Greek yogurt, jalapeños, lime as toppings (optional)

Contributed by Karen Webb

Fully Loaded Hasselback Potatoes Recipe

ingredients 4 small baking potatoes 4 tablespoons butter, sliced thinly salt and pepper to taste 1 clove garlic, thinly sliced 4 strips bacon 1 cup cheddar, shredded 1/4 cup sour cream 1/4 cup green onions, sliced

Contributed by Karen Webb

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