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A cooked jacket potato with a topping of blue cheese, Brussels sprouts and red onion
A potato in the shape of a heart

Some of you will have already spotted, but to confirm that we have rebranded our logo and website.  We've moved away from 'Potatoes: More Than A Bit On The Side' and now we're all about 'Love Potatoes'. 

A cooked jacket potato on a plate topped with a spicy chickpea filling

There’s nothing quite like a crisp jacket potato, fluffy inside and loaded with a tasty topping. Simple to cook and deliciously satisfying, the jacket potato is a great zero waste anytime all-rounder and a dish that all ages love.

Post Your Roast Competition T&C

 The countdown to Christmas is on and we are celebrating with a competition over on our Facebook page.  We all love our roast potatoes and we’d love you to share a photo of your roast dinner featuring tasty roasties.  So join in by following our Facebook page @potatoesmorethanabitontheside and ‘post your roast’ underneath the pinned competition post and you could win a stoneware square oven dish set or one of three potato spiralisers

Competition ends 4th January 2021. Take a look at the terms and conditions here.

Festive Food collection: your top twenty recipes for Christmas

Look through our ultimate festive season recipe collection. We’ve got you covered from ideas for your Christmas Dinner table to festive leftover recipes and what to tuck in to while watching Christmas telly specials. Enjoy!

Get spooktacularly creative this half term

Take a peek at creative, easy and fun Halloween ideas for children.

10 Alternative Ways to Use Your Potatoes

Below are some quick tips to help you get the most out of your potatoes!

Seasonal Potato Recipes: Autumn

A round-up of our favourite Autumn recipes full of warming, hearty ingredients. 

Christmas Potato Recipes 2018

Feast your eyes on these fantastic potato recipes perfect for the Christmas period!

Summer Potato Recipes 2018

Feast your eyes on our delicious array of summer recipes all using the humble spud at the center. From potato salads to one-pots and stir-frys, there's a little something for everybody here.

Camilla on fad diets and the importance of a healthy lifestyle.

Love Island's Camilla Thurlow has teamed up with Potatoes: More Than A Bit On The Side campaign to speak about diet myths and the importance of a healthy lifestyle.

Coeliac Awareness Week 2018: Gluten-Free Potato Recipes

Check out some of our favourite Gluten-Free recipes for Coeliac Awareness Week 2018!

Easter Recipes 2018!

Here are some delicious Easter-inspired recipes to enjoy over the long weekend!

St Patrick's Day 2018 Recipes

Here's some wonderful Irish-style potato recipes you can enjoy this St Patrick's Day 2018.

Sophie Michell joins the Potatoes: More Than A Bit On The Side Campaign

Top chef, Sophie Michell, teams up with the Potatoes: More Than A Bit On The Side campaign to showcase some tasty recipes using spuds.

Summer Potato Recipes 2017!

Here are some yummy and easy-to-follow potato recipes perfect for those long summer days, from our sensational summer salad to our Homemade Chips and Cajun-Style chips.

Bowl In One – the brand new recipe that does it all

With so much dietary advice out there -from food fads to diet crazes - eating healthy and nutritious meals can seem complicated - but it doesn't have to be!

Read on to find out more about this dish that ticks all the boxes.

Happy St Patrick's Day!

Celebrate St Patrick’s Day with our fantastic selection of potato recipes!

 

Pancake Day Recipes 2017

Delicious savoury pancake recipes just in time for Pancake Day 2017! 

Fire up the BBQ  this summer and get a taste of some sizzling BBQ potato recipes and simply delicious potato salads. 
How To Use Up Your Christmas Dinner Leftovers

Tuck into these delicious ways of using up your Christmas dinner leftovers so nothing is wasted!

How to cook up the perfect Christmas spud!

Find out how to perfect the cornerstone of the traditional Christmas roast dinner with some easy and reliable methods.

Loaded Mexican-Style Potato Skins

Ella shares her delicious Loaded Mexican-Style Potato Skins recipe 

Super Spuds – why potatoes should be called the new superfood

We are loving this article from The Huffington Post, which explains 6 reasons why potatoes are so nutritious

Potato Picnic Recipes

Here is a selection of Love Potatoes’ favourite picnic recipes. Arm yourself with these delicious treats, all using the wonderful spud at its heart.

FOOD MOODS: BRITAIN AS A NATION OF IMPULSIVE EATERS

Research has found that Brits are not eating the best diets they could be, nor do they spend enough time thinking about and preparing their meals.

Renowned food blogger celebrates potatoes at a supper club in her London deli

This week, Ella Mills, otherwise known as Deliciously Ella, hosted an exclusive supper club event at her Mae Deli in London, to demonstrate the variety of creative ways to cook with potatoes. 

Deliciously Ella Unearths New Potato Recipe

Ella Woodward, otherwise known as Deliciously Ella, the renowned food blogger, has announced that she'll be teaming up with the 'Potatoes: More Than A Bit On The Side' campaign for 2016.

are potatoes gluten free

Are potatoes gluten free? The short answer is yes, but you're gonna want to read on to find out more!

Potato in the shape of a heart

We’ve always known that Brits love spuds, but it’s great news to find out that others agree.

Find the potato in this sea of hamsters

Max Knoblauch's creations can leave a lot of people scratching their heads!

Deliciously Ella with new healthy potato recipe

Ella Woodward, otherwise known as Deliciously Ella, the renowned food blogger, has announced that she'll be teaming up with the 'Potatoes: More Than A Bit On The Side' campaign for 2016.  

Potato World Records, Most Mashed Potatoes and Heaviest

Want to know who made the biggest potato salad? How about the biggest mash in the world? Of course you do! Here are some incredible potato world records for you to try and beat!

Potato art and photography

The picture, originally taken in 2010, is part of a portfolio of images by the acclaimed photographer

Healthy Potato Recipes and Nutrition

Over one third (39%) of Brits confess to having both tried and failed healthy eating plans time and again at the beginning of each year, according to new research from the Potatoes: More Than A Bit On The Side campaign.

Potato Nutrition and Health

A recent American study into diabetes has led to national journalists writing articles stating that potato consumption whilst pregnant increases the risk of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.  We spoke to Professor Judy Buttriss from the British Nutrition Foundation.

Healthy Potato Varieties

Are you a fan of BBC’s Pointless? If so, a keen eye might have spotted a recent episode putting contestants’ potato knowledge to the test – ‘mashed up’ anagram style!

Potato Blogger Recipes

We asked some of our favourite food bloggers to create an exciting potato dish for the campaign and they certainly didn’t disappoint.

Sunday Brunch Potatoes on Channel 4

Fans of Sunday Brunch on Channel 4? Well, Rob Clayton, our potatoes expert, appeared with Tim Lovejoy and Simon Rimmer on the show last week, alongside musical personality Gareth Malone.

Warming Winter Potato Dishes

We've dived into our recipe archive to bring you our best winter warming dishes, from cottage pie to simple roast spuds, nothing can beat a bit of comfort food in the cold!