Potatoes are easily one of our favorite foods, and we love eating them roasted, boiled, baked, or mashed. Plus, the potatoes pair beautifully with any meat dish, so they are perfect for Thanksgiving dinner. If you can’t imagine a Thanksgiving dinner without potatoes, then you are in the right place because we have gathered the best potatoes Thanksgiving recipes just for you. Choose from healthy garlic mashed potatoes, orange and white easy potato gratin, maple bacon sweet potato hash, candied sweet potatoes, instant pot mashed potatoes, and more. All of the recipes are delicious and easy to make, so you’ll enjoy every mouthwatering bite! We hope you all enjoy your Thanksgiving!
Rustic Potato & Brussels Sprouts Au Gratin
This rustic potato and brussels sprouts au gratin is an elegant, tasty potato dish that you would be excited to bring to the Thanksgiving party. It’s a great twist on the classic au gratin – it just takes a few minutes, and you can take shortcuts with the veggies too. Bake it for 40-50 minutes, or until golden brown, and serve immediately. Enjoy!
Healthy Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Creamy, fluffy, and flavorful, this healthy garlic mashed potatoes are tasty and perfect for serving at the Thanksgiving dinner table. Gather the needed ingredients, follow the cooking instructions, and in a total time of 30 minutes, you’ll have a portion full of delicious healthy garlic mashed potatoes. Optionally top the potatoes with green onions or chives to serve. Enjoy!
Roasted Sweet Potatoes
Ready in 45 minutes, these roasted sweet potatoes are so easy to make for Thanksgiving and are tender and perfectly caramelized. Plus, they’re naturally vegan and gluten-free, so anyone at your Thanksgiving table can enjoy them. Once they’re ready, drizzle the cooked sweet potatoes with the remaining syrup and thyme. Serve immediately for the best flavor. Enjoy!
Orange & White Easy Potato Gratin
Delicious and satisfying, this orange and white easy potato gratin is a perfect side dish for Thanksgiving – a flavorful combination with the two different types of potatoes. Gather the ingredients and follow the cooking directions. You’ll get creamy and cheesy potatoes, soft on the inside and crispy on the outside. Garnish with the desired amount of reserved greens from onions and serve!
Baked Cheesy Ranch Potatoes
Perfectly creamy and ready in a total time of 40 minutes, these baked cheesy ranch potatoes are really easy to make for Thanksgiving with a handful of ingredients. They’re cooked in a skillet, so you’ll no need to wash multiple washes. Plus, you can easily double the recipe to make for a crowd and be made ahead. Follow the simple cooking steps and when are ready before serving, garnish with parsley or chopped chives. Enjoy!
Maple Bacon Sweet Potato Hash
Quick and easy, these maple bacon sweet potato hash is ready in 30 minutes, and it’s a perfect flavorful side dish for Thanksgiving. They’re perfectly caramelized and tender and tossed in maple syrup, cinnamon, and crispy bacon. If you don’t have maple syrup in hand, use honey instead. For extra crunch, throw in some toasted pecans at the end of the cooking. Serve and enjoy!
Cheesy Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Ready in 20 minutes, these cheesy garlic mashed potatoes are better than your typical mashed potatoes. They’re flavorful and delicious and the perfect Thanksgiving dish if you want to impress your guests. Follow the cooking instructions and mash the potatoes with a fork or potato masher. Top with fresh or dried chives. Serve immediately. Enjoy!
Candied Sweet Potatoes
These candied sweet potatoes are absolutely wonderful and will be a bit hit at your Thanksgiving dinner table. You’ll have a little prep work, but if you follow the cooking instructions, you’ll get perfectly tender sweet potato rounds that are covered in a rich, buttery glaze and taste amazing. Bake them for 45 minutes uncovered, and serve hot!
Easy and simple, these scalloped potatoes will make a perfect side dish for Thanksgiving because they are made entirely from scratch and goes ideally with the turkey. Follow the step-by-step cooking directions and bake them. The result is tender sliced potatoes cooked in a homemade buttery cream sauce. Don’t forget to allow them to rest for 10 minutes before serving. Enjoy!
Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes
Really yummy and easy to make, these instant pot mashed potatoes are perfectly creamy and flavorful and go great with any meaty main Thanksgiving dishes. They are such a time-saver, and they free up your stovetop for other dishes too! They require only a few basic ingredients but come out delightfully creamy every time. Follow the instructions, mash until smooth, and top with parsley and butter if desired. Serve and enjoy!
Easy Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Ready in 30 minutes, these easy mashed sweet potatoes will be your next favorite side dish for Thanksgiving. They’re smooth and creamy, made with a few ingredients, and a great alternative to the typical sweet potato casserole. You can add more milk if you like them more smooth or butter for more creaminess or until they are your desired texture. Serve and enjoy!