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Crispy Parmesan Potato Stacks Recipe. Print Photography Credit: Lisa Lin When the weather gets colder, I turn to baked potatoes for comfort.

Crispy Parmesan Potato Stacks Recipe

It’s the perfect excuse to turn on the oven and warm up the house. Besides who doesn’t want a side of roasted taters for dinner? These crispy Parmesan potato stacks are a fun twist on your standard baked potato, and they’re surprisingly easy to make. A muffin tin is definitely required equipment for this recipe. Because they need to fit in the muffin tin, look for relatively small potatoes when shopping.

Cheesy Hasselback Potato Gratin Recipe. Rosemary-Mustard Grilled Potatoes. By par-cooking your potatoes before they go on the grill, they'll have a soft, almost cakey texture on the inside when they're done, but they'll still have that terrific grilled flavor. The mayonnaise not only adds flavor to the potatoes, but helps keep them from sticking to the grill. Wash the potatoes and cut them into 3/8-inch slices. Cover the potatoes with cold water and 1 Tbs. salt in a saucepan.

Bring to a boil, lower to a gentle simmer (you don't want them to break up), and cook until they're almost but not quite fully cooked, 4 to 6 minutes. The potatoes will still be a little hard in the center, but the outer edges will look opaque. Crispy Hash Browns Recipe. Method 1 Heat 3 Tbsp of oil in a large frying pan on medium high heat. 2 While the pan is heating, squeeze out as much moisture as you can from the grated potatoes.

Crispy Hash Browns Recipe

It's easiest to do this with a potato ricer, using it much like you would a garlic press, except you don't force the potatoes through the ricer. You just press out the moisture. How To Keep Mashed Potatoes Warm: The 4 Best Methods — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn. So you're making Thanksgiving dinner for 20 people and you're wondering whether you can make the mashed potatoes ahead of time and keep them warm.

How To Keep Mashed Potatoes Warm: The 4 Best Methods — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

The answer is yes! Here are four foolproof methods to keep your mashed potatoes warm (or reheat the ones you made yesterday). The method you use is up to you; use the one that works best for you and your schedule. Mashed potatoes do get stiff and gluey once they sit for too long. And while, to be honest, we'll eat them cold and hard straight from the refrigerator, obviously you want them to be fluffy and creamy on your Thanksgiving table.

Blue Cheese Mashed Potatoes Recipe : Patrick and Gina Neely. Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes Recipe. Updated Funeral Potatoes - Recipe. Scalloped Potatoes Gratin Recipe Slow Cooker Crock Pot. This is my first time, this curious obsession, of cooking with a slow cooker.

Scalloped Potatoes Gratin Recipe Slow Cooker Crock Pot

For as long as I could remember, I’ve been stalking slow cooker recipes, often wondering how/why/what could possibly be the advantage having a slow cooker. Quite frankly, I’m more fearful of actually pressing a button on an appliance, leaving it on all day and coming home to a burned down house. My gut feeling has always been to leave the house with everything turned off and I’ve been known to circle back on the freeway to make sure my curling iron was on off. That’s how much of a wimp I am about leaving anything with heat on all day. Then there’s this talk, I hear, about how a slow cooker can cook things down to a wonderful, flavorful texture. Then there’s the photographs I see on Pinterest with incredible cheesy, gooooeeey, decant mac and cheese recipes. Duchess Potatoes Recipe. You can easily scale up this recipe.

Duchess Potatoes Recipe

To make ahead for a dinner party, just prepare the mashed potatoes, pipe them and refrigerate. Put them in a 425°F oven 20 minutes before serving to brown. Method 1 Place potatoes in a medium to large pot (3 qt) and cover with a couple inches of cold water. Add a couple teaspoons of salt to the water. 2 While the potatoes are boiling, melt 2 tablespoons of butter and set aside. Blue cheese scalloped potatoes with chipotle and bacon. Now, if you’re watching your weight you should stop reading right now, as these blue cheese scalloped potatoes with chipotle and bacon are not exactly waistline friendly.

Blue cheese scalloped potatoes with chipotle and bacon

But believe you me—they are luxuriously good. The inspiration for these came from a quick trip to Texas last week. It had been a few years since I’d seen the bluebonnets, and when a cheap, last minute fare to Austin presented itself to me, I immediately booked a flight. My vague notion was that I would drive around Central Texas, and would be blown away by all the wildflowers. The reality, however, was a bit less spectacular as the weather had been dry and not many flowers had popped out of the ground just yet. As I spoke to people in the various small towns I visited, I heard that the best bluebonnets were to be found in North Texas, with an exceptionally fine showing in Ennis. After a night’s rest, I woke up before dawn and drove to Ennis, arriving just as the sun was rising. Method: Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.