Your search for the most delicious potato dishes is over—we've got the best recipes for dairy free mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, and fingerling potatoes right here.

By Ananda Eidelstein
October 18, 2018

Roasted Garlic and Sweet Potato Polenta

When we say these are the best potato dishes, we mean it: There’s a recipe for roasted fingerling potatoes, colorful and fresh with lemon and parsley. Another one is made with mashed sweet potatoes and roasted garlic swirled into creamy polenta. And last but not least, the best mashed potato recipe—it's without milk but yet so creamy and flavorful.

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Each of these stand-up dishes is easy enough for a weeknight meal but special enough for the holidays. Slot any one of these creative potato side dishes into the Thanksgiving menu and they'll be sure to steal the show. Especially, if you’re looking to add fresh ingredients to the mix.

These wholesome ingredients don’t just add flavor, but also healthful benefits. Fingerling potatoes are simply roasted and tossed in a mix of fresh herbs and toasted nuts. Polenta gets lightened up with super food sweet potatoes and creamy roasted garlic for a satisfying side dish. And, the perfect dairy-free mashed potatoes use miso paste in place of milk for a hit of umami. Combined with just a smidge of butter and scallions, these mashed potatoes are otherworldly.

This holiday season, breathe new life into a classic favorite and make one (or all!) of these easy—better-for-you—potato side dishes.

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