Queso Smashed Baby Yellow Potatoes

These cheesy queso smashed baby yellow potatoes are the ultimate appetizer, snack, or game-day dish. Crispy, savory, and tender Simply Good Simply Fresh Baby Yellow Potatoes drizzled with creamy cheese sauce. We could eat this every day. It’s that good!

Servings: 4

Cook Time: 10 minutes


  • 1.5 lbs Simply Good Simply Fresh® baby yellow potatoes
  • 1 tbsp vegetable oil
  • Salt & pepper to taste
  • 1 cup queso
  • ¼ cup chopped green onions.


  1. Bring water to a boil in a pot, then add unpeeled baby yellow potatoes. Boil potatoes for 15 minutes. Drain water and let potatoes cool for 10 minutes.
  2. Preheat oven at 400℉.
  3. Using a potato masher, lightly smash each baby yellow potato but avoid breaking it apart completely.
  4. Place smashed potatoes at least 1-inch apart on a baking sheet. Drizzle each potato with vegetable oil and lightly sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  5. Bake for 30-35 minutes.
  6. Heat Queso and drizzle it onto potatoes, then sprinkle potatoes with chopped green onions.
  7. Serve with leftover queso on the side…and enjoy!

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