The arrival of sweater weather means one thing: It’s time to cozy up to comfort food. We can’t think of a cozier ingredient than the potato. Mashed, fried, boiled, roasted — there are many delicious ways to cook potatoes. These fall potato recipes celebrate all that we love about spuds. No matter what you’re looking for, one of these fall recipes with potatoes is bound to earn a permanent spot on your menu rotation. A comforting (and oh-so-tasty) side dish is just a few steps away with our absolute best potato recipes for autumn. It is going to be hard to pick just one favorite with these delicious fall potato ideas!
Gouda Cheddar Parmesan Scalloped Potatoes
Gouda, cheddar, and parmesan scalloped potatoes made from scratch make an excellent side dish and a comforting meal. The combination of smoked Gouda, white cheddar, and parmesan cheese gives a unique flavor to this dish, making it a perfect choice for a special occasion.
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Truffle Nacho Loaded Fries – Taco Bell Copycat
You are going to love all the flavours in this Taco Bell truffle nacho loaded fries recipe. It’s made with thick cut steak fries, strip steak, cheese, and more, for an incredible flavour in every mouthful.
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Air Fryer Sweet Potato Casserole Stacks
Air fryer sweet potato casserole stacks make a delicious side dish for all kinds of dishes. This sliced yam casserole is a breeze to prepare and it tastes so good. The sweet potato stacks are topped with a crunchy topping. I love these with sour cream on top – the contrast between sweet and tangy is perfect.
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Crispy Stacked Potatoes – Tik Tok Recipe
These gorgeous crispy potatoes are so simple to make, you’ll wish you had come across the recipe before! Try them paired with your favourite juicy steak recipe.
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Sweet Potatoes with Candied Maple Pecans
Most Southern Thanksgiving side dishes boast elements of sweet, spicy and savoury and this is one of those holiday recipes that won’t disappoint! Maple extract, brown sugar, warm spices, and sea salt really bring out that amazing yam flavour in every bite.
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Air Fryer Twice Baked Breakfast Potatoes
Along with the potatoes (or leftover baked potatoes) you will need eggs, pepper, tomatoes, spinach, ham and cheese, plus some heavy cream. Feel free to change up the ingredients you’re using for the filling.
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Mexican Street Corn Fries
Mexican street corn fries are inspired by one of my favorite foods – Elotes! These fries have a delicious crema with lime juice, topped with cotija cheese, and cilantro. It’s a recipe that you will LOVE!
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Smoked Potato Salad with Bacon
ndulge in the smoky, savoury flavours of this smoked potato salad with crispy bacon. Perfect for a BBQ or potluck, this creamy dish is sure to be a crowd pleaser!
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Warm Potato and Green Pea Salad
This warm salad consists of pillow-soft baby potatoes, bright green peas, and lots of fresh dill. These are tossed in a dressing prepared with olive oil, grainy mustard, champagne vinegar, and seasonings. Serve this dish anytime, because a really good potato salad is always a hit!
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Homestyle Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes
There are easier ways to make scalloped potatoes, but taking the easy way isn’t always the best way! Homestyle Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes are so worth the extra effort!!
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Camote con Dulce (Mexican Candied Sweet Potatoes)
With a splash of whiskey, this camote con dulce is the boozy Mexican version of sweet candied sweet potatoes. Served in spiced piloncillo syrup, you’ll love this easy one-pot recipe.
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Soft and fluffy, Duchess Potatoes are made from a creamy mashed potato mixture that’s super easy to pull together. Make this vintage recipe ahead of time for a crowd-pleasing appetizer or side!
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Sweet Potato Bites
Buttery and full of caramelized sugar goodness, these Sweet Potato Bites are packed with warm flavors like cinnamon and maple syrup. Topped with melted marshmallows and pecans, they’re a quick and easy fall-treat.
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Smashed Potatoes With Garlic-Dill Sauce
So easy and delicious, these Crispy Smashed Red Potatoes With Garlic And Dill are a cozy side dish that never disappoints. Made with just 4 simple ingredients, these crushed red potatoes are great for any occasion.
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Perfect Thyme Roasted Potatoes
Roasted potatoes with thyme are a great skillet side to make. This recipe pairs well with chicken, beef or fish for a flavorful and easy side.
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Instant Pot Boulangere Potatoes
These Instant Pot boulangere potatoes are fit for a feast. The creamer potatoes are made easily in the Instant Pot with onions, chicken stock, cream, and cheese.
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Crispy Smashed Potatoes
Are smashed potatoes the new potato chips?! They’re crispy, crunchy, and soft in the middle with tons of flavor. Then there’s a whipped herb ricotta blended with feta cheese for a delicious dip – it’s just so addicting.
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Lemon Feta Mediterranean Potatoes
These easy lemon feta Mediterranean potatoes are full on flavor from lemon, herbs, and feta. They are the perfect simple Little potatoes side dish to go with so many delicious entrees.
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Salt Roasted Sweet Potatoes
Salt baked sweet potatoes are deliciously tender on the inside with a crispy and salty skin. Herbs and garlic add delicious flavor to this traditional side dish!
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Crack potatoes is a flavor-packed side dish made of shredded hash browns tossed in an addicting combo of ranch dressing, sour cream, and cream cheese! As if all that goodness is not enough, gooey, melty cheese and crispy bacon crumbles are thrown in. It’s an easier, creamier, and fun twist to the classic potato casserole!
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Oven Baked Potato Wedges
This recipe for super crispy oven baked potato wedges does double duty as a side dish for dinner or as an appetizer for game day. These healthy baked potato wedges also feature a homemade and seasoning mix.
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Air Fryer Duck Fat Potatoes
Do you love crispy potatoes? If so, making these air fryer duck fat potatoes are a must! They’re fast and simple – and have the best texture of any potatoes that you’ll ever make! Whip up a batch for a side dish or just treat yourself to a massive portion and go ahead and make it a meal!
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Slow Cooker Cheesy Bacon Ranch Potatoes
These slow cooker cheesy bacon ranch potatoes are a creamy (and dreamy) combination of red potatoes, zesty bacon, flavorful ranch seasoning, creamy cheese, and spicy onion all cooked in the Crock Pot for an irresistibly delicious side item.
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Sweet Potato Fritters
This easy sweet potato fritter recipe is quick to get together, with little skill needed. The fritters are deliciously crunchy and full of ginger and spice flavors, pairing perfectly with the sweet and spicy dip.
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Easy Hasselback Potatoes
These Hasselback potatoes are the most beautiful potato dish you’ll ever make. Cut into a funky accordion shape, this crispy and delicious side dish is sure to delight your family and friends.
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Potato And Cauliflower Gratin
This Potato And Cauliflower Bake or also called Cauliflower Au Gratin is an easy comfort food recipe that has quickly become one of the favorites in my house. It creamy, cheesy and such a delicious side dish for holidays as well as for Sunday night dinner.
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Creme Fraiche Mashed Potatoes
Side dish that goes with everything. These Mashed Potatoes With Creme Fraiche And Roasted Garlic are creamy and so flavorful. Put this recipe in your cookbook, it’s going to become your favorite mashed potato recipe ever!
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Mississippi Mud Potatoes
These potatoes are anything but boring. With cheese and bacon galore, this is a side to make anytime you want lots of compliments!
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Mashed Potato Croquettes
Put leftover mashed potatoes to work making the tastiest little croquettes. These are perfectly popable and so easy to make!
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Sweet Potato Fries
This is the best sweet potato fry recipe ever. You will love these with burgers, sandwiches, or on their own as a snack.
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Twice Baked Potato Casserole
Save some time and skip stuffing potato skins. This recipe makes for a crowd pleasing and feeding casserole that has all of the twice baked potato flavor you crave.
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Bangers and Mash
Bangers and mash recipe with pan-fried bite-sized sausages smothered in stout and onion gravy on creamy garlic mashed potatoes.
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Honey Miso Garlic Roasted Potatoes
A crispy garlic roasted potatoes recipe with a light honey miso garlic drizzle caramelized at the end to give it a layer of umami flavor!
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Easy Pan Fried Skillet Potatoes
These skillet pan-fried crispy potatoes with onions are easy to make and only require 3-4 ingredients (potatoes, onions, garlic, and salt). They are great as a side dish, or a hearty breakfast with eggs and bacon.
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Steakhouse Loaded Baked Potatoes
Get that epic loaded baked potato flavor at home with this easy to recreate steakhouse inspired recipe.
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