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Dr. Potato gives usage tips for Processed Idaho® Potatoes

Sep 16, 2015
Q: Dear Dr. Potato, I know frozen and dehydrated potatoes are convenient and cost-efficient, but how do I differentiate my fries and hash browns from those served by my competitors? Do you have tips for creating signature side dishes from processed potatoes?
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Feeding 100 Hashbrowns or Home Fried Potatoes

May 1, 2015
Q: I'm dicing Yukon Gold potatoes to make hash browns or home fried potatoes. How many pounds of potatoes should I use? There will be other sides. It's a breakfast with: eggs, grits, and oatmeal as options and or additions to each plate.
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Idaho® Potato Chips

Apr 27, 2015
Q: I love my Idaho potatoes, fresh baked especially, followed closely by French fries.  Why can’t I find Idaho potatoes in the chip aisle? Are they hard to make from scratch?
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It's All In The Description...

Apr 16, 2015
Q: Would enhancing the description or playing upon the style of cooking or quality of ingredients help my baked potato sales? I do use Idaho Russet Burbank’s but on the menu it just lists as Baked Taters.
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Potato Pairings With Fish For Lent

Mar 4, 2015
Q: While Lent has already started for 2015* and the practice of many restaurants and non-commercial operators menuing fish on Friday, do you have any suggestions for pairing fish with potatoes for Lent?
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Would You Like Fries With That And How To Replace Lost Potato Sales

Feb 12, 2015
Q: We used to have just one choice of a side with our bundled meals and that was fries. Now we have lots of side dish options and I think I have discovered why my food costs have been climbing... the fries were much more profitable than offering a side salad or fruit. How can I get my profits back up?
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Potato Dishes I Can Fix For Valentine’s to Show My Love

Feb 6, 2015
Q: Are there any suggestions you might make for Valentine’s Day if I choose to stay at home and fix dinner for my significant other?
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Slow Cooker Recipes For Mashed Potatoes

Dec 22, 2014
Q: Do you have any slow cooker recipes for mashed potatoes and other tips for this kind of cooking?
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I Like To Experiment And Try New Recipes For Mashed Potatoes Every Thanksgiving

Nov 25, 2014
Q: I like to experiment and try new recipes for Thanksgiving, especially with mashed potatoes and I prefer to cook with fresh rather than frozen. Any ideas I can try?
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Potato Chips

Oct 15, 2014
Here are three things you can do right now, I promise, that will improve how your home made potato chips turn out and one bonus idea! Start with ...
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