19 Reasons Why Potatoes Are The Most Perfect Food

They can be cooked 1,000 ways and still remain supreme.

1. Because they can be mashed into soft heavenly clouds.

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2. Because they can be cut and fried into beautiful sticks of splendor.

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3. Because they somehow become EVEN MORE DELICIOUS when curly.

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4. And EVEN EVEN MORE DIVINE when waffled.

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5. Because they are allowed to be mashed and fried into tiny glorious bites of tots.

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6. Because McDonald’s can hash them into lusciously brittle patties.

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7. Because they can be diced into wonderfully golden and glazed brunch accessories.

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8. Or flattened to create perfectly browned latkes.

This recipe here.

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9. Because potatoes in soup (with a lil’ bit of cheese) make the best comfort food.

This recipe here.

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10. Because when you layer potatoes au gratin, they become almost godlike.

This recipe here.

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11. Or when they are remixed with sausage and cream for an even more magical experience.

This recipe here.

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12. Because their lush texture and taste can be served cold.

This recipe here (it’s vegan!).

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13. Because they can be baked in their original form and remain delectable.

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14. Or sliced then grilled to perfection.

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15. Because these bad boys are the numero uno of crunchy munchies.

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16. Because their baby counterparts are just as darling as they are delicious.

This recipe here.

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17. Because there is basically NOTHING you can do to a potato that will defeat its holy taste.

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18. NOTHING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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19. Except maybe keeping it raw.


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But whatever, POTATOES RULE.

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