26 Delicious Idaho Potato Recipes #HappyBirthdayDrPotato

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26 mouth-watering recipes created with several Idaho potato varieties -- from soups and French fries, to casseroles and cakes, they're all going to make you happy! Today I'm celebrating Don Odiorne (AKA Dr. Potato)!  It's his birthday, and I can't very well let it go by without sharing delicious recipes created from … [Read more...]

Comforting Potato Dishes For Fall

Idaho Potato Turkey Chili Bowl

Though we all love Idaho Potatoes Through the Seasons, they are as much a fall comfort food as hot chocolate and pumpkin bread pudding!  (You can scroll to the bottom to click on the images to get the recipes . . . or, slow down and enjoy all of the potatoes!)Creamy and rich, hearty and versatile, it's smart to have … [Read more...]

Idaho Potatoes Through The Seasons

Idaho Potatoes Through The Seasons: Top Food Bloggers Share Their Favorite Potato Recipes for Each Month of the Year

Top Food Bloggers Share Their Favorite Potato Recipes.  From bright, summer potato salads to creamy, winter mashed potatoes -- they're all mouth-wateringly delicious!Four years ago, just before I launched Cooking On The Weekends, I went to Camp Blogaway for the first time.  Patti Londre, the founder and leader, … [Read more...]

THE LAST DAY: IDAHO POTATO HARVEST TOUR

THE LAST DAY: IDAHO POTATO HARVEST TOUR | Cooking On The Weekends

This was the view from my cabin window when I woke up on day four. I hope you've enjoyed traveling with me through the potato fields on the Idaho Potato Harvest Tour!  And in case you missed it, you can catch up on days one, two and three, here, here and here.Day four in Idaho was mostly about getting to the … [Read more...]

DAY THREE: IDAHO POTATO HARVEST TOUR

DAY THREE: IDAHO POTATO HARVEST TOUR | Cooking On The Weekends

So the Idaho Potato Harvest Tour, hosted by the Idaho Potato Commission, is slowly winding down -- but we're so not done!  (If you missed the first two days, you can catch up here and here.We spent the morning in Idaho Falls at Potandon, an independent company, and full-line supplier of fresh potatoes and onions.  … [Read more...]

DAY ONE: IDAHO POTATO HARVEST TOUR & Roasted Poblano Idaho Yukon Gold Potato Soup Recipe

DAY ONE: IDAHO POTATO HARVEST TOUR and Roasted Poblano Roasted Idaho Yukon Gold Potato Soup Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

For more on the Idaho Potato Harvest Tour, you can also check out the remaining days: Day Two, Day Three, and The Last Day.Scroll to the bottom of this post if you're in a hurry to get to the recipe -- though I hope you'll take your time to get to know Idaho with me!What do you get when some fantastic folks from … [Read more...]

Roasted Matchstick Parmesan French Fry Recipe

Roasted Matchstick Parmesan French Fries  | Cooking On The Weekends

It's only fitting that I share a potato recipe with you today.I'm heading to Idaho this morning, along with a handful of other food bloggers and the Idaho Potato Commission. We'll be harvesting and learning all about Famous Idaho Potatoes.   I can't wait to tell you all about the experience when I return.If … [Read more...]

Roasted Ancho Chile Potatoes and PMA’s Fresh Summit

Roasted Ancho Chile Potatoes on Cooking On The Weekends Blog

Have you ever figured out the perfect two people to set up?  Or how about when you know two ingredients are perfect together, like chocolate and hazelnuts?  When it's a good match, it's a good match!You might think that I will next suggest that my Ancho Chile Sauce and Baby Dutch Yellow potatoes are a good match -- … [Read more...]