Gallery: Hash Browns, Tacos, and Beyond: 10 Savory Recipes for Breakfast Potatoes

Crispy Potato, Onion, and Mushroom Rösti
Crispy Potato, Onion, and Mushroom Rösti

This brunch dish is like a cake made of delicious shoestring fries. It is crispy and golden brown on the outside, creamy and tender in the middle, flavored with sautéed onions and mushrooms.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Crispy Potato, Chorizo, and Green Chili Hash With Avocado and Eggs
Crispy Potato, Chorizo, and Green Chili Hash With Avocado and Eggs

A hearty, spicy breakfast dish packed with protein. Frying the potatoes in chorizo fat helps make them extra-crispy and gives them another layer of flavor.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Breakfast Tacos with Crispy Potatoes, Chorizo, and Fried Egg
Breakfast Tacos with Crispy Potatoes, Chorizo, and Fried Egg

Ignore the whole starch-on-starch thing here because these breakfast tacos are great. With a bit of salsa, some Mexican crema, and some chopped fresh cliantro and scallions, these breakfast tacos are super flavorful.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Crispy, Crunchy, Golden Shredded Hash Browns
Crispy, Crunchy, Golden Shredded Hash Browns

These are the kind of delicious, every-so-slightly-greasy hash browns that you'd get at a good diner. Squeezing the shredded potato in a towel to remove as much moisture as possible helps them brown more evenly.

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[Photograph: Nick Kindelsperger]

Roasted Potato and Sausage Quiche
Roasted Potato and Sausage Quiche

Quiche is a rich, filling morning staple. This one is flavored with roasted potatoes, meaty sausage, and asparagus.

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Crispy Kale, Brussels Sprouts, and Potato Hash
Crispy Kale, Brussels Sprouts, and Potato Hash

The kale and the brussels sprouts here make this healthy, but also give this dish a deep vegetal flavor. Your kale and sprouts should finish cooking down just as your potatoes achieve maximum crispness and your onions start to take on hints of sweetness.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Easy Sweet Potato and Pepper Hash with Eggs
Easy Sweet Potato and Pepper Hash with Eggs

An easy sweet potato and bell pepper hash served with eggs cooked directly in the same skillet. This takes no time and requires minimal cleanup.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Sweet Potato, Sage, and Fried Egg Tacos
Sweet Potato, Sage, and Fried Egg Tacos

Fried sage and sweet potatoes are a naturally delicious flavor combination that works well in tacos. When you bite into them, the runny yolk mixes with the hot sauce to work as a delicious sauce for the tacos.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Sweet Potato Pancakes
Sweet Potato Pancakes

A sweet, fluffy iteration of traditional pancakes. A drizzle of maple syrup really brings out the caramelized flavors of these pancakes.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Waffle-Iron Hash Browns
Waffle-Iron Hash Browns

Get the crispy, golden results of traditional hash browns without having to sweat over the stove. The direct high heat of the waffle iron crisps up the outsides while leaving the inside silky smooth.

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[Photograph: Daniel Shumski]