Potatoes and Sweet Potatoes

This side dish of roasted sweet root vegetables is a perfect accompaniment to roasted chicken or pork tenderloin. A side of bitter greens, like mustard greens, offers a nice balance to the sweetness.

This sweet potato and tangy arugula salad just might become a new tradition for your holiday table.

A combination of flavorful cheeses and tangy sour cream takes these mashed potatoes to the next level. Rich and creamy, they will add a decadent flair to your holiday meal.

Thinly sliced celery root and Yukon gold potatoes, baked with milk and nutty Emmentaler cheese and topped with breadcrumbs, make a decadent side dish. Celery root adds the savory complexity to this otherwise classic potato gratin.

Parsnips, which look a bit like cream-colored carrots, add flavor and texture to otherwise traditional mashed potatoes. Stir in a handful of chopped green onions or grated cheddar cheese before serving, if you like.

Crisp potatoes are the perfect vehicle for adding flavorful salt just before serving. In general, salt draws out moisture from potatoes, so don't salt them at the beginning of or during the cooking process since that will prevent potatoes from developing a crispy...

Everybody will say how good this is--and nobody will know how good it is for you. If you happen to have leftovers, it's also great for breakfast or dessert. For an extra sweet touch, add chopped fresh pineapple or use pineapple juice instead of orange juice.

Warm fall spices and slightly sweet sherry vinegar coat this delicious mixture of cubed sweet potatoes and pears. The flavors of this healthy side dish will complement any holiday roast.

This is a rich side dish, ideal for serving with holiday roasts. Buy a larger wedge of Stilton (this recipe needs only about 1 1/2 ounces) and serve the remainder at another meal with quince spread or a jar of cranberry chutney.

Sweet potatoes get a modern, sleek, delicious update in this dish that's sure to become a favorite at your table. The simple flavors of sweet potatoes, toasty nuts and sharp vinegar go together beautifully.

Secret Ingredient: All-Natural Marshmallows

Serve as a side dish at any meal, or as a main course with a green salad on the side. To make preparation a snap, use a mandolin to slice the potatoes.