Mashed, roasted, fried, baked or boiled there isn't much you can't do with the humble potato in the kitchen. Whether you're going for a spud side or want the tuber to hog the limelight there are any number of easy potato recipes to try out.
We've selected seven of our favourites to show the versatility of the potato from light and fluffy potato pancakes to Thai curry and chips.
So next time you stare at that sack of potatoes lurking in the pantry, here are the best easy potato recipes to get you started.
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