Potatoes are a staple for weekend breakfasts and brunches. Whether in the form of hash browns or roasted potatoes, these starchy veggies are a breakfast must-have. Plain old roasted taters have their place, but why not kick things up a notch and vary them up? Check out these breakfast potato recipes that offer a new twist on the traditional morning side dish.
Twice Baked Bacon & Egg Potatoes
Crispy hash browns are baked with thick bacon and farm fresh eggs inside of a potato skin. Double potato trouble! Garnish with green onions for a little kick.
Find this recipe at Mantitlement.
Cheesy Breakfast Casserole
Diced bell pepper and sharp cheddar cheese give this potato bake a hearty and cheese-y flavor.
Find this recipe at Damn Delicious.
Oven Roasted Breakfast Potatoes With Caramelized Onion & Bacon
At first glance these roasted potatoes seem fairly straight forward, but the addition of caramelized onion and bacon are their secret weapon.
Find this recipe at The Chunky Chef.
Sweet Potato And Spinach Breakfast Strata
Sweet potatoes are the highlight of this breakfast bake. Rich fontina cheese adds creaminess and aromatic rosemary adds a nice woodsy flavor.
Find this recipe at The Kitchn.
Baked Parmesan Hash Brown Cups
A real bite-sized breakfast treat! Panko breadcrumbs help create the crispy texture of these hash brown cups.
Find this recipe at Averie Cooks.
Irish Potato Pie
Thinly sliced potatoes layered with a peppery cream sauce and of course, lots and lots of bacon.
Find this recipe at A Spicy Perspective.
Waffle-Iron Hash Browns
This one's super easy. Grated russet potatoes are cooked in a waffle iron instead of a pan. Season with salt and pepper and top with a runny fried egg for extra credit.
Find this recipe at Serious Eats.
Sweet Potato Hash Brown Pie
This dense pie is made from shredded sweet potatoes and super yummy ground pork. So filling you might not need a main course!
Find this recipe at Hold The Grain.
Hollowed out russet potatoes are baked with eggs and parsley. You can even make this recipe with left-over baked potatoes.
Find this recipe at Gimme Some Oven.
Smashed Crispy Breakfast Potatoes
Crispy smashed new potatoes are seasoned with spicy chili powder and paprika.
Find this recipe at Macheesmo.
What's your favorite part of a balanced breakfast?This post was originally published on Nicko's Kitchen