Potato Rounds Recipe
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Potato Rounds (Plain & Loaded)

Potato rounds are easy-peasy compliments of one of my favorite kitchen tools that you don’t need but definitely should have: a food processor.

With the option to cut perfectly uniform slices time is saved and everything cooks evenly in the oven (unless your oven is a million years old, like mine, and doesn’t heat evenly so a little pan rotation is in order).

The kids love this side dish referring to them as “potato chips” and when they’re loaded they’re simply referred to as “yummy”.

What busy mama doesn’t want easy-peasy, time saving and kid loving?

I see you! I got you! This potato rounds recipe is for you!

Potato Rounds (Plain & Loaded)

Prep Time 7 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American

Equipment

  • Food Processor with Slicing Disc

Ingredients
  

  • Fresh White Potatoes Scrubbed, skins on
  • Avocado Oil in mister
  • Seasoned Salt
  • Fresh Black Pepper
  • Shredded Cheese
  • Bacon Bits
  • Green onion thinly sliced
  • Sour cream

Instructions
 

  • Scrub potatoes and run through food processor using slicing disc (alternately a mandolin slicer or sharp knife and some focused slicing will also work)
  • Heat oven to 425 degrees
  • Lay potato slices flat on baking sheet – touching but not overlapping
  • Mist with avocado oil
  • Sprinkle with seasoned salt and pepper
  • Bake for 25'ish minutes, until desired doneness
  • If Loading Those Potato Rounds:
    remove from oven and sprinkle with cheese and bacon bits, return to oven for 5 minutes to re-warm and melt cheese
    right before serving sprinkle green onions on top, dallop a little sour cream on top of each one and serve hot

Notes

–If you have time and can slice the potatoes earlier in the day and let them hang out in the fridge in water this will help pull the starch out of the potatoes and allow them to crisp up better when baking.
–Plain potato rounds are delicious served alone, with ketchup or other dipping sauces
–Plain or loaded potato rounds also make an excellent appetizer or accompaniment for finger-food night.
–Leftovers (if you have any) freeze well so don’t be afraid to make a LOT! Thaw and re-heat in the air fryer for perfection!!
Keyword appetizer, celiac safe, dairy free, finger food, potatoes, Side Dish

I never imagined how much use I’d get out of my food processor. The one I have (below) has stood the test of time and is used on the regular:

A slicing disc on the food processor makes quick work of Potato Round prep
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God some fresh basil in the house? This Basil Aioli is perfection for dipping the plain potato rounds!

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