Top 10 Potato Recipes to Try on the Grill

Potatoes are perfect for the grill. Dense and able to take some punishment, potatoes are the most versatile vegetable and there are so many ways to grill them. From baked potatoes to grilled french fries, try any or all of these great potato recipes for the grill. The great thing about potatoes is that they don't mind how fast you cook them so they are perfect for a hot and fast trip through the grill or a low and slow bake on the smoker. Keep skins oiled and they will be perfect.

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    Potato skins
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    This is a quick and easy recipe for grilled potato skins. This dish is perfect for summer barbecues or Super Bowl parties. These can be prepared ahead of time and thrown on the grill right before they are going to be served.

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    Yummy Dill Potatoes
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    Try these grilled potatoes next time you have a cookout. They will compliment just about any meat and they are delicious too.

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    Parmesan Potatoes
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    These grilled potatoes are wrapped in foil and then cooked. They are an easy side dish for any grilled meal and go great with a steak.

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    There’s no reason not to cook the entire meal on the grill this summer! Serve this delicious grill-top “au gratin” with your favorite protein. The bacon and bell pepper add great color and texture, but the minimal prep and clean up might be the best part.

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    Grilled Potato Chips
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    This is a simple recipe for grilling up some delicious potato chips. Make sure that the potatoes are sliced very thin or you'll just end up with grilled potatoes.

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    Garlic New Potatoes
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    These grilled potato packets are great tasting and very easy to make. Throw the grill packets together and place them on the grill while you prepare everything else.

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    BBQ's Smoke-Baked Potatoes
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    These are basically smoked potatoes with a herb and spice rub mixed with bacon fat. The trick is to cook these low and slow, so they are perfect for the smoker, but just as easily done on a grill at a low temperature.

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    Serve these potato dippers as a side dish or a fun appetizer at your next gathering! The sauces all use fat-free Greek yogurt as a base and can be made up to 24 hours ahead and stored tightly covered in the refrigerator.

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    Potato kabob
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    It’s okay to play with your food! Substitute your favorite protein for the chicken sausage or try a new potato variety for a vegetarian version of this delicious kabob.

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    Grilled Pesto Potato Salad
    The United States Potato Board

     Here’s a dish that combines two summertime favorites – grilling and potato salad – into one! The super fast microwave technique saves time and prevents you from turning on the conventional oven in the summer heat. Throwing the potatoes on the grill adds a smoky flavor before tossing with fresh herbs and spices.