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Leftover potato recipes

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We've got plenty of ideas to use up leftover mash or roasties. Serve them in a variety of tasty pies, soups, tortillas and fish cakes, or a classic hash.

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  • Roast potatoes in a bowl

    Refried roasties

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Use up potatoes left over from Christmas and make these refried roasties with pickled onions and thyme. Ideal for a Boxing Day buffet

  • Bombay potato omelette served in a frying pan

    Bombay potato omelette

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make this comforting Bombay potato omelette as an easy lunch or simple supper. To serve, top with a drizzle of yogurt or raita and some chilli sauce

  • Leftover lamb & potato pie

    Leftover lamb & potato pie

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.23 ratings

    This spin on cottage pie is a great way of using up leftover meat and potatoes

  • Baked potato skins with brie & truffle served on a plate

    Baked potato skins with brie & truffle

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Use up leftover roast potatoes on Boxing Day and make luxury potato skins with brie and truffle. The latter is optional, but Christmas is a time to indulge

  • Peppered mackerel fishcakes

    Peppered mackerel fishcakes

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.66 ratings

    Use up leftover mash to create a comforting, good-value family meal

  • Potato pancakes

    Potato pancakes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.40 ratings

    Use up leftover mashed potato in these breakfast pancakes, delicious with bacon and eggs

  • Leek, bacon & potato soup

    Leek, bacon & potato soup

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.339 ratings

    This soup keeps well in the fridge and is easy to freeze

  • Red cabbage & potato hash

    Red cabbage & potato hash

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.5 ratings

    With abundant brassicas, there's often leftovers - create a hash brown-like breakfast dotted with apple and walnut

  • Cheese, leek & potato tortilla

    Cheese, leek & potato tortilla

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.44 ratings

    A quick, thick Spanish omelette that's a brilliant way to use up leftover potatoes and cheese with eggs

  • Golden potatoes & onions

    Golden potatoes & onions

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    This is a brilliant way to use up leftover potatoes, perfect with roast chicken

  • Potato salad in bowl with spoon

    Classic potato salad

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.57 ratings

    Our classic potato salad recipe is the perfect barbecue side dish, great for picnic spreads or paired with roast leftovers. Try our easy, versatile recipe

  • Oven-baked rösti cake

    Oven-baked rösti cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.11 ratings

    Grate potatoes into a hash brown-style patty and cook in the oven for a convenient and tasty side dish

  • Bubble & squeak with slice cut

    Bubble & squeak

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.47 ratings

    Bubble & squeak should be on everyone's radar come Christmas time – it's a great way of using up leftover mash, sprouts and cabbage

  • Black pudding potato cakes

    Black pudding potato cakes

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.7 ratings

    This super-simple recipe with melted cheese and crisp black pudding makes a good brunch or supper and is a great way to use up leftover potatoes

  • Sweet potato & sprout hash with poached eggs

    Sweet potato & sprout hash with poached eggs

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.17 ratings

    This quick and easy pan-fried dish uses up leftover Brussels sprouts for a delicious Boxing day brunch, or a low fat, low calorie weeknight dinner

  • Roast potato, turkey, sausage & stuffing pie

    Roast potato, turkey, sausage & stuffing pie

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.14 ratings

    This easy pie has all the best bits from Christmas dinner in one: turkey, stuffing, sausage and roasties. Bake until golden brown and tuck in!

  • Smoked mackerel & harissa potato salad

    Smoked mackerel & harissa potato salad

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Spice up leftover cooked potatoes with flaked fish, creamy harissa dressing and peppery rocket leaves for a tasty no-cook dish

  • Chicken, ham, leek & roast potato pie

    Chicken, ham, leek & roast potato pie

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.12 ratings

    This bake is a great way to use up leftover roast potatoes or gammon and can be made-ahead and frozen for convenience

  • Leek & potato soup garnished with chives, buttered leeks & cream

    Leek & potato soup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.289 ratings

    Of the winter soups, leek and potato is one of the most comforting and familiar. This easy Vichyssoise recipe by Darina Allen makes the most of seasonal, local veg

  • Jumbo turkey samosas

    Jumbo turkey samosas

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    Use up leftover cooked potatoes and turkey in these spiced filo pastry parcels, then serve with tangy mango chutney

  • A plate serving bubble & squeak Boxing Day brunch

    Bubble & squeak Boxing Day brunch

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Rustle up this vegan bubble & squeak brunch with the veggie leftovers from your Christmas Day dinner. Perfect for a lazy start to Boxing Day

  • Sausage & leek hash

    Sausage & leek hash

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.37 ratings

    This tasty dish provides the perfect opportunity to use up Sunday vegetable leftovers

  • Cottage pie cakes

    Cottage pie cakes

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.10 ratings

    These rostis with beef mince are great for using up leftover mashed potato and are ideal for a family supper

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