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Kids' potato recipes

36 Recipes

Discover the perfect potato recipes for kids. Let your little ones munch on everything from crispy croquettes and chips to jacket potatoes and cheesy potato bakes.


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  • Loaded potato skins filled with bacon, cheese and spring onion

    Loaded potato skins

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Enjoy these potato skins as a relaxed starter or snack. Use chives instead of spring onion for a milder flavour, or omit the bacon for a veggie version

  • Broccoli & potato croquettes

    Broccoli & potato croquettes

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.10 ratings

    These crunchy croquettes are both a stealthy way to get more vegetables into your kids as well as a great vegetarian party nibble

  • Stuffed jacket potatoes

    Stuffed jacket potatoes

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.11 ratings

    A simple baked potato recipe to get kids in the kitchen - this is easy to follow and great for teaching

  • Parmentier potatoes in a bowl

    Parmentier potatoes

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Serve parmentier potatoes instead of chips or roasties for a more elegant side. This is a classic dish flavoured with rosemary and garlic, and it's easy to make

  • Jacket potatoes with home-baked beans

    Jacket potatoes with home-baked beans

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.14 ratings

    Cold nights require comfort food, and there's no better than jacket potatoes - give yours a health boost with home-baked beans

  • Spanish omelette

    Spanish omelette

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.28 ratings

    Fluffy vegetarian tortilla is a great meal to make with older children - this one's filled with peppers and potatoes

  • Sticky potato wedges with sesame & lemon

    Sticky potato wedges with sesame & lemon

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.7 ratings

    These homemade wedges flavoured with oregano, garlic, lemon and sesame are great served as a side dish or for dunking with dips

  • Broccoli baked potatoes

    Broccoli baked potatoes

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.43 ratings

    Put a new spin on the classic baked potato with this quick and tasty recipe

  • Pizza baked potato

    Pizza baked potato

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.15 ratings

    This budget-friendly supper combines two favourites in one dish. Top your jacket spuds with cheese, tomato, pepperoni and basil

  • Sausage & mash pies

    Sausage & mash pies

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Cheesy mashed potato and plump bangers are both family favourites - serve in individual pies to save fighting over portions

  • Cheesy chips

    Cheesy chips

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    A real guilty pleasure, these Parmesan-topped French fries with a creamy cheese, mustard and chive dip will feed a crowd in fine fashion

  • Tasty cottage pies

    Tasty cottage pies

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.6 ratings

    The classic family dish from the Cooking with Auntie Sara series - perfect for getting the kids involved

  • Shepherd's pie potatoes

    Shepherd's pie potatoes

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.32 ratings

    A simple supper that's got all the elements of the ultimate comfort food. Easily scaled up if you've got more mouths to feed

  • Garlic mash potato bake

    Garlic mash potato bake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.43 ratings

    Give your guests more than just mash with this tasty bake. Comfort food has never tasted so good

  • Chicken & mushroom hot-pot

    Chicken & mushroom hot-pot

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.111 ratings

    Get the kids in the kitchen to help use up leftover cooked chicken in this hearty pie topped with slices of potato

  • Cheesy bean potatoes

    Cheesy bean potatoes

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.21 ratings

    Give baked potatoes a bit of oomph with this easily reheated side dish - great with sausages and salad

  • Tuna sweet potato jackets

    Tuna sweet potato jackets

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.87 ratings

    If your standby supper is baked potatoes with tuna, switch to sweet potatoes and a fresh, spicy topping. It's budget-friendly and low fat too

  • Mini jacket potatoes

    Mini jacket potatoes

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.9 ratings

    Bake up some new potatoes and top with soured cream and chives for a bite-sized, simple canapé

  • Mary's prawn & corn rosti

    Mary's prawn & corn rosti

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    These crispy prawn cakes are perfect for when you feel like a comforting treat - and they're great to welcome the kids home from school

  • Tuna melt potato wedges

    Tuna melt potato wedges

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.63 ratings

    A favourite family supper, perfect as an easy after work treat

  • Creamy cheese & potato bake

    Creamy cheese & potato bake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.31 ratings

    A comforting cheesy potato bake is the perfect accompaniment to a hearty meat dish in winter

  • Shepherd's pie jackets

    Shepherd's pie jackets

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.11 ratings

    A jacket potato with a difference - these bake so quickly in the microwave, and the mince and cheese make a filling and tasty supper

  • Omelette wedges

    Omelette wedges

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.22 ratings

    With this easy-to-follow recipe your kids can treat you to breakfast... get printing off copies now


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