Baked Potatoes

Baked potatoes are a classic side dish. Often simply served with butter and sour cream, which is delicious in its own right, you can do so many things with a baked potato. Try recipes such as Baked Potato Soup, Turkey-Mushroom Baked Potatoes, or Baked Potatoes with Gorgonzola.

See Popular Baked Potatoes Recipes

Cheddar Potato and Gravy Bake


This cheese-topped potato side dish will rapidly become one often requested.

Total: 1 hr 30 mins

Potatoes Fondantes

Fine Cooking Magazine

A nonstick skillet is crucial so the potatoes don't stick to the pan as the liquid evaporates.

Legendary Twice-Baked Potatoes

Pace Salsa & Picante

Super spuds are baked and stuffed with shredded cheese, bacon, green onion and picante sauce, and broiled until bubbly.

Total: 25 mins

Smashed Baked Potatoes

The Food Channel

The great flavor of mashed potatoes without all the labor of peeling them. No more KP duty...just bake 'em and smash 'em.

Loaded Southwestern Baked Potatoes

Pace Salsa & Picante

It takes just 15 minutes to jazz-up ordinary baked potatoes with sour cream, picante sauce, green onions and Cheddar cheese.

Total: 15 mins

Baked Potatoes Ole

Pace Salsa & Picante

Here's a great 30-minute dinner idea that's a hit with kids and adults...kicked up ground beef, picante sauce and lots of Cheddar makes these spuds a family favorite.

Total: 30 mins

Beef-Topped Potatoes


Piping hot baked potatoes are topped with a savory combination of chunky beef and vegetable soup, broccoli and cheese to make a comforting main dish that's ready in just 15 minutes.

Total: 15 mins

Oven Fries

Fine Cooking Magazine

This recipe is easily doubled; just use a second baking sheet so you don't crowd the fries.

Cheesy Broccoli Potato Topper


When you're not in the mood to serve family style, try these simple, individual sides that combine potatoes and veggies in a neat, potato skin package.

Total: 14 mins
Total: 1 hr 10 mins

Cheesy Mushroom Potato Topper


A hearty topping turns a baked potato into an especially tasty side dish. It's hard to believe that something this tasty is so easy to prepare.

Total: 14 mins

Thyme-Garlic Baked Potatoes

Ladies' Home Journal

Just slit the top of each potato, tuck in thyme sprigs and garlic, and you've got a delicious side dish for beef, chicken, or fish.

Dilled Cabbage Potatoes

Better Homes and Gardens

This stuffed baked potato is based on colcannon (kuhl-KAN-uhn), an Irish dish made of mashed potatoes, onion, and cabbage.

Broccoli Potato Topper


Why go to take-out fast food when you can make this delicious version so readily at home? It is hearty and satisfying enough to feed the busiest family on the go.

Total: 15 mins

Beef And Broccoli Potatoes

Family Circle

To make this a 30-minute recipe, cook the potatoes in the microwave. Make the cheesy hamburger topping while the potatoes cook.

Queso Potatoes

Velveeta and Ro*Tel®
Total: 28 mins

Baked Potatoes with Wild Mushroom Ragu

Food & Wine

Grace Parisi likes using a mix of shiitake, oyster, chanterelle and button mushrooms for this succulent ragu to top baked potatoes, but any combination will work.

Total: 1 hr 30 mins
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