Tag Archives: Potato

Grilled Sweet Potato and White Potato Fries


It seems almost unpatriotic to serve a burger without fries.  So when grilling my favorite hamburger, I always make sure to have a  few servings of these grilled sweet potato and white potato fries ready!

These fries are yet another expression of my love for sweet potato wedges and/or sweet potato fries.  Like those recipes, these grilled fries are a healthy alternative to deep-frying.  Throwing them on the grill makes them quick and easy to make, with less mess.  The colors and grill marks Continue reading


Home Fries


Whenever I go out to breakfast with my siblings, my two brothers always order hash browns.  No matter where we go or what they order, there is going to be a side of hash browns.  They love their hash browns – or so they think.

What my brothers really love are home fries.  And the confusion is not their fault.  For whatever reason, hash browns, especially outside the South, has become a generic term to describe almost any sort of fried potato.  This is incorrect, and I’m here to set the record straight.

Hash browns are shredded or finely diced potatoes that are pan-fried to a crisp brown.  Typically, hash browns do not have anything added to them.  Home fries, meanwhile, Continue reading

Rosemary Roasted Potatoes

This is one of the first recipes I learned to make on my own.  It’s simple, it’s easy, it’s versatile, and, naturally, it’s good.  Try these potatoes as a side to miso glazed halibut. Continue reading