Celebrate Father’s Day with 5 Delicious Grilled Potato Recipes

Grilled Potato Dippers

By Christine Lindner, Alsum Farms & Produce Marketing Manager

Father’s Day is the perfect time to fire up the grill and enjoy a delicious meal with the man of the hour. This year let’s elevate our grill game with fresh potatoes, the versatile vegetable that pairs wonderfully with any protein. Whether your dad is a steak lover, a burger fanatic, or a fan of grilled veggies, these potato recipes will add a tasty twist to your Father’s Day cookout.

1. Grilled Potato Dippers with a Trio of Sauces

Serve these russet potato dippers as a side dish or a fun appetizer at your next gathering! The dipping 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.

Grilled Potato Dippers with a Trio of Sauces

2. Campfire Cheesy Chorizo Loaded Potato Skins

These loaded potato skins are a crowd-pleaser and perfect for snacking before the main course.

Campfire Cheesy Chorizo Loaded Potato Skins

3. Grilled Potato and Veggie Foil Packets

Foil packets are a convenient way to grill potatoes and vegetables together, creating a delicious and healthy side dish. Whether you’re grilling or camping, let your family and friends prepare their own meals! Provide an assortment of proteins, vegetables, herbs, or other flavorings, along with pre-cut heavy-duty foil. Let guests build their own foil packet perfect for the grill.

Hobo Dinner Packets

4. Grilled Pesto Potato Salad

Two summertime favorites–grilling and potato salad–combined into one! The microwave technique saves time and prevents you from turning on the conventional oven in the summer heat.

Grilled Pesto Potato Salad

5. Moroccan Grilled Potato Skewers  

Potatoes take a walk on the spicy side in the bold yet light side dish. It’s seasoned with a flavor-packed chermoula (pesto-like sauce), grilled and sprinkled with a Moroccan spice blend. Add some chicken or lean beef for a complete kabob-style dinner.

Moroccan Grilled Potato Skewers Brochettes

This Father’s Day, make your cookout extra special with these delicious and creative grilled potato recipes. Whether you’re enjoying crispy garlic herb potato wedges, loaded potato skins, veggie-packed foil packets, or a smoky grilled potato salad, these dishes are sure to impress and delight. Celebrate the day with good food, great company, and plenty of cherished memories.

Happy Father’s Day!