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Potato Leek Soup (Vegan)

Here’s a great recipe for potatoes that are on the soft side. I frequently find myself with more potatoes than I can use and a lot of the time, once they get a little old, I’ll roast them in the oven, which we also love. Soup is a fantastic alternative for soft potatoes and this…

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Sweet Potato Fries | aprilscookbook.com

Sweet Potato Fries

These are delicious oven fries, but sweet potato version. The sweetness of the brown sugar and the spiciness of the cayenne are spectacular additions to the beloved sweet potato. Try these, they are easy to make and you’ll love them. 2 large sweet potatoes, peeled and sliced slightly thinner than steak fries ¬Ĺ tsp cayenne…

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Parmesan Roasted Potatoes | aprilscookbook.com

Parmesan Roasted Potatoes

Delicious potato recipe and easy to make. This is a great seasoning combination for very flavorful roasted potatoes, my most favorite way to make potatoes at the moment. ūüôā¬† 4 cups cubed Yukon Gold potatoes (about 3/4 of an inch¬†cubes) 3 tbsp olive oil 1 tsp garlic salt 1/2 tsp salt 2 tsp paprika 1…

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Sweet Potato Souffle

This is a great sweet potato recipe that I altered a little from the original based on reviewer’s suggestions. The potatoes alone are so tasty you won’t miss the marshmallows.¬† ¬† 3 large sweet potatoes 2/3 cup brown sugar 2 eggs beaten 1/2 teaspoon salt 5 Tablespoons ¬†butter 1/2 cup evaporated milk 1 teaspoon vanilla…

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Sweet Potato Bread

Reminiscent¬†of pumpkin bread, this is fabulous with a little butter (like a muffin) 2¬†cups¬†white sugar 1¬†cup¬†vegetable oil 3¬†eggs 2¬†cups¬†mashed canned candied yams or¬†2¬†cups¬†sweet potatoes 1¬†teaspoon¬†vanilla 3¬†cups¬†flour 1/4¬†teaspoon¬†baking powder 1¬†teaspoon¬†baking soda 1/2¬†teaspoon¬†salt 1¬†teaspoon¬†cinnamon 1¬†teaspoon¬†ginger 1¬†teaspoon¬†ground cloves 1¬†cup¬†chopped¬†walnuts Preheat oven to 325 degrees. In a large mixing bowl, combine sugar, oil, egg, sweet potatoes and vanilla. In…

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Baked-Potato Soup

Some more great potato things to eat! It’s a good time for comfort food. And for soup! 1 medium head garlic, 1/4 inch cut off top 6 large baking potatoes (about 3 lb), rinsed and pierced once with a fork 4 1/2 cups vegetable broth 2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper Toppings: shredded cheese, sour…

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From Scratch Oven Fries

I added some chili powder, garlic powder, and black pepper to the oil & salt mixture to spice them up. But you can use your favorite spices in this simple recipe for oven fries. 1 1/2 pounds medium-size baking potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch-thick strips 1/2 teaspoon kosher or table salt Ketchup (optional) Preheat…

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Rosemary Roasted Potatoes

1 1/2 pounds small red or white-skinned potatoes (or a mixture) 1/8 cup good olive oil 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1 tablespoons minced garlic (3 cloves) 2 tablespoons minced fresh rosemary leaves Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Cut the potatoes in half or quarters and place in…

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