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Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Garlic Mashed Potatoes ½ c. garlic cloves 1 c. extra-virgin olive oil 3 lb. Yukon gold potatoes Kosher salt Black pepper ¼ c. heavy cream, half-and-half, or crème fraîche   In 2-quart saucepan, heat garlic…

Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes

Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes 3 pounds russet or mixed potatoes, peeled, cut into 2" pieces 1 pound Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled, cut into 2" pieces Kosher salt 1-cup heavy cream 1-cup whole milk 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter;…

Potato Leek Soup

  Potato Leek Soup 3 Tbsp. extra virgin olive oil 2 large leeks, roughly chopped (make sure you rinse them well to remove any grit!) 4 medium-sized yukon gold potatoes, roughly chopped salt and pepper to taste 2 cloves…

Kale and Potato Soup with Poached Eggs

Kale and Potato Soup with Poached Eggs 1 medium (8 ounce) yellow or russet potato, scrubbed clean and chopped 1 garlic clove, minced 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 2 cups vegetable stock, chicken stock, or water 1/2 bunch kale (6…

Garlic and Olive Oil Smashed Yukon Gold Potatoes

  Garlic and Olive Oil Smashed Yukon Gold Potatoes 2 pounds medium-size unpeeled Yukon Gold potatoes, each cut into wedges 6 tablespoons olive oil, divided 5 large garlic cloves, peeled, halved 1 teaspoon chopped fresh…

Seasoned Yukon Gold Potato Wedges

Seasoned Yukon Gold Potato Wedges 1-1/2 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes (about 3 medium), cut into wedges 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/4 cup dry bread crumbs 1-1/2 teaspoons paprika 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano 1/4…

Arugula and Potato Frittata

Arugula and Potato Frittata 2 tablespoons olive oil 6 small potatoes, sliced 1 cup torn fresh arugula 2 tablespoons sliced green onions 1 teaspoon crushed garlic salt and pepper to taste 6 eggs 1/3 cup milk 1/2 cup…

Seared Scallops with Cauliflower Puree

Seared Scallops with Cauliflower Puree 2 cups chopped cauliflower florets 1 cup cubed peeled Yukon gold potato 1 cup water 1/2 cup fat-free, lower-sodium chicken broth 1 tablespoon canola oil 1 1/2 pounds sea scallops 3/4 teaspoon…

Apple, Leek and Butternut Squash Gratin

Apple, Leek and Butternut Squash Gratin 1-1/2 cups coarse fresh breadcrumbs (from an airy, crusty loaf like ciabatta) 2 Tbs. unsalted butter, melted Kosher salt 3 oz. (3/4 cup) grated sharp Cheddar 1 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves 1/4…

Corn Chowder

Corn Chowder 2 ounces of bacon (1 thick strip), cut into 1/2-inch pieces 1/2 large yellow onion, chopped (about 3/4 cup) 1/2 cup small diced red bell pepper 1/2 cup small diced celery 4-5 ears of sweet corn, kernels removed from…

Corn and Potato Chowder

Corn and Potato Chowder INGREDIENTS 1 tablespoon butter 1/4 pound bacon, diced 1 cup chopped onion 3/4 cup chopped green pepper Kosher salt and black pepper 1 tablespoon minced garlic 2 tablespoons flour 4 cups chicken broth…

Herbed New Potatoes

Herbed New Potatoes 4 tablespoons (1/2 stick) unsalted butter 2 1/2 pounds new potatoes, scrubbed but not peeled 2 teaspoons kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 3 tablespoons chopped mixed fresh green herbs, such…