Well friends, it doesn’t get much easier than this. The ingredients are most likely in your cupboards, they are super easy to make, and my picky four-year-old boy loves to dip them in ketchup (he thinks that they are square french fries).
This is seriously one of my go-to side dishes and I am sorry that we haven’t put them on the blog yet.
They are the perfect side dish for busy nights, or when it seems like you have nothing left to serve in your bare cupboards.
They are quick, simple, delicious, and a family favorite for sure. You will love how simple they are and how quickly they come together.
how far in advance can i make this recipe?
I usually make this recipe and eat it within the same day. However, you can make it in advance. You could easily make it the day before and it would be just fine. We recommend cooking it the same day as you serve it. So you could prepare it in the pan the night before, then cook it right before you plan to eat.
However, I would not make it more than 24 hours in advance. This dish is best when it is served fresh.
add a little more flavor:
This dish is delicious as is, however, I like to add a little ranch seasoning mix to give it just a little extra flavor. It is so yummy with a little kick of ranch seasoning mix.
would any potato work for this recipe?
For this recipe, we used russet potatoes, however, really any potato would work for this recipe. I have never made it using sweet potatoes because I usually use russet potatoes.
I have made this recipe using mini red potatoes and it was absolutely scrumptious. You can also peel the potatoes, or keep the skin on. I like the texture of the skin, so I usually keep it on.
You could also use golden yukon potatoes. My friend makes this recipe and shreds golden yukon potatoes and they are so delicious.
watch how to make another yummy potato dish, here:
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looking for more potato side dishes? here are a few of our favorite:
- Cheesy Bacon Potatoes
- Instant Pot Baked Sweet Potatoes
- Au Gratin Cheesy Potato Bake
- Brown Sugar Roasted Bacon Sweet Potatoes
- Roasted Baby Potatoes
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