Appearance: these small, bite-sized potatoes are actually a grade standard based upon size (“C-size” and smaller, oftentimes referred to as pearls or marble-size)
Texture: they are the same skin and flesh color as their larger-sized cousins, as well as the shape, texture and sugar content
Flavor: similar but with a more concentrated flavor to their larger-sized cousins.
Preferred uses: salads, roasting, frying
Petite potatoes make a great substitute for pasta, adding nutritional value as well. Roast a combination of colors for an eye-catching side dish. Their concentrated flavors and quicker cooking time makes petites a good choice for potato salads. Simply toss petites in olive oil, rosemary and salt and pepper to make colorful, delicious and fun roasted potatoes. They save you prep time, because they can be prepared and served whole, without slicing or chopping. For more information, watch cooking with petite potatoes below.
A quick and easy potato salad packed with grilled corn, jalapeno, black beans, and avocado.
Did you know that potatoes provide the carbohydrate, potassium, and energy you need to perform at your best? Potatoes are more energy-packed than any other popular vegetable and have even more potassium than a banana. For more potato nutrition information check out our guide to potato nutrition.
Colorful petite potatoes are boiled and then smashed and flavored with lemon, rosemary and Parmesan for a tasty way to re-fuel post-exercise.Ready Time: 80min
This lemon feta potato salad is light, bright, simple, and packs a punch of flavor.Ready Time: 35min
Simple oven roasted rosemary potatoes with crispy outsides and fluffy, tender insides are a delicious, easy side dish to go with any dinner! (gluten-free, dairy-free, nut-free)Ready Time: 25min
This Chipotle and Lime Roasted Potatoes recipe is courtesy of In Sock Monkey Slippers.
Petite potatoes are coated in panko crumbs, sesame seeds and spice mix to make an easily-portable snack perfect for mid-hike or mid-bike.Ready Time: 30min
Enjoy the comforting flavors of buffalo sauce and blue cheese on top of smashed petite potatoes for a post-exercise protein pick-me-up.Ready Time: 85min
With crisp potatoes, lemony Dijon dressing, pickled red onions and peppery arugula, this light and bright summer salad packs deliciously tangy flavor.Ready Time: 50min
Boil, smash, then bake. Dinner tonight is looking tasty with these easy Smashed Potatoes!Ready Time: 35min
Bacon. Cheese. Potatoes. Need I say more? This Easy Crock Pot Cheesy Bacon Ranch Potatoes recipe only requires a few ingredients and makes a delicious side dish that your entire family will love.Ready Time: 260min
Scalloped potatoes with ham—easy to make and delicious!Ready Time: 60min
These gluten-free crispy Oven Roasted Horseradish Dijon Potatoes are a tasty and convenient side dish. Made with just a few ingredients, you won't believe how delicious they are!Ready Time: 55min
These scrumptious salt and vinegar smashed potatoes will be a huge hit at your next gathering.Ready Time: 70min
Marinate these kebabs the night before you want to serve them to infuse them with the fragrant flavors of fresh herbs and spices.Ready Time: 35min
A quick to assemble (especially if you cook the potatoes ahead of time) delicious lunch that’s perfect for summer.Ready Time: 30min
This wonderful exotic recipe of curry potatoes with Prawns works well in any season. Try substituting with another protein or go with tofu, eggplant or mushrooms for a vegan option.Ready Time: 40min
A lighter fun retake of the deep-fried ragda patties, these loaded smashed potato tikkas will be a hit at your next party.Ready Time: 55min
Crab (imitation, frozen, canned or fresh), mixed with crunchy peppers and subtle chives on top of petite purple potatoes make a delicious and colorful appetizer where the ingredients shine!Ready Time: 25min
Roast ahead these flavorful garlic potatoes and pack for an easy lunch with a cilantro chimichurri.Ready Time: 65min
Crispy smashed potatoes stuffed with taco filling, gooey cheese and taco toppings. The perfect customizable simple weeknight meal.Ready Time: 35min
These Southwestern Stuffed Potatoes are one-bite delights!Ready Time: 50min
Need some new game night recipes? These cheesy potato poppers pair perfectly with a Sunday football game or as a crowd-pleasing side dish.Ready Time: 55min
A Moroccan style potato stew with gently spiced savory and sweet notes and summer garden vegetables.Ready Time: 50min
These baby potato stacks are a unique and easy way to fuel your workout.Ready Time: 30min
This portable powerhouse snack is simple to prepare and packs a punch with bright flavors, herbs and spices. There are unlimited variations to keep you fueled throughout your workout day after day.Ready Time: 20min
Roasted purple potatoes are a fun + colorful twist to a classic Southern side dish. Served with a tangy Greek yogurt + fresh dill dressing.Ready Time: 55min
Warm, crispy-skinned, salty snacks topped with cottage cheese. These Protein Mini Potato Fans take only a few minutes to slice into healthy hasselbacks!Ready Time: 30min
The combination of peppers, fennel, salmon and potatoes with a smoky glaze makes a colorful and delicious BBQ platter.Ready Time: 30min
This filling take on potato salad is a creative way to get all of your pre-workout energy.Ready Time: 65min
These versatile tacos are easy to prepare and they provide the balanced nutrition and great taste that athletes crave after grueling workouts. They're also easy to prep ahead and assemble quickly if needed.Ready Time: 35min
Seafood Potato Stew is easy enough to make for a weeknight meal, and good enough to make for a special occasion.Ready Time: 35min
Tomato soup with a surprise ingredient-POTATOES-that bumps up the nutrition and makes it perfect as an after-workout meal or snack.Ready Time: 45min
Rainbow Roasted Potato Salad is tossed in a light lemon shallot vinaigrette making this a potato salad that stands on it's own.Ready Time: 60min
Lemon zest, garlic and rosemary add a delightful Tuscan twist to this green bean, potato and chicken skillet. The best part? Only having to use one pan to whip up this weeknight favorite, which also makes clean-up a breeze!Ready Time: 40min
For a quick lunch or served with salmon, this refreshing potato salad is served warm with a mustard seed dressing.Ready Time: 30min
If you’re looking for a potato appetizer idea that is sure to delight your friends and family try these Crab Filled Potato Bites!Ready Time: 30min
Recipe developed by Joyce GoldsteinReady Time: 20min
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