Whether you prefer them mashed, baked or french fried, there’s no debating that potatoes are seriously versatile. Switch things up this Thanksgiving by trying out one of these unique recipes that take ‘taters to the next level. From eye-popping purple potatoes to creamy garlic-laced spuds, you’re bound to find a new family favorite. Click through the slideshow below to discover all the starchy goodness.

Garlicky Good Potatoes

Because we know a good thing when we taste one, here is the ever popular mashed potato with a twist. Natasha of Natasha's Kitchen enhanced the traditional mashed potato by adding garlic and chives and using sour cream instead of heavy cream. Extra bonus: these can be made in a crock-pot so they stays warm until the big event. To grab the recipe, click here.

photo: Natasha's Kitchen

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— Aimee Della Bitta