8 Reasons for Planting Potatoes

Heirloom Solutions If you could choose just one crop to grow to feed your family in tough times, the potato would be ideal. Potatoes may have a humble reputation, but when it comes to surviving in tough times, they’re superstars. Here are eight reasons why....

Sun Baked Loaded Potatoes

These baked potatoes are as colorful and pretty as they are good. Serve them as a side dish with grilled meats or on their own as a light lunch. Mediterranean Potato and Cheese Packets Ingredients 4 medium potatoes, cut into eighths 12 pearl onions, trimmed and peeled...

Rich and Creamy Sun Oven Scalloped Potatoes

Cheesy, creamy solar baked potatoes. What’s not to like. Sun Oven Scalloped Potatoes with Ham Ingredients 1 cup evaporated milk 1/4 cup milk 1 clove garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper 2 pounds russet potatoes, scrubbed (or peeled), sliced into...

Solar Mashed Potatoes

Cook the potatoes while the sun is shining then finish up stove top just before serving. Use any excess cooking liquid to make some soup. Garlic Mashed Potatoes Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds russet potatoes, peeled and cut into 2-inch pieces 3 cloves garlic, peeled and cut...

Garlic-Potato Soup

We’ve been fighting off colds this week and got tired of the usual chicken soup. I’d heard garlic is another good way to keep a cold at bay and decided to put it to the test with this recipe. Garlicky Solar Soup Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 onion,...
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