Debbie wright Recipe

Cowboy Potatoes

By Debbie wright debbie110772

Recipe Rating:
a family
Prep Time:
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Debbie's Story

I grew up eating these potatoes. My Dad made them all the time. Now we make them. We put them on a charcoal pit with wood so they have a smokey flavor. They can be done on a gas grill or even over an open fire.


potatoes..peeled and cubed
2 medium
onions..peeled and cubed
1 stick
salt to taste
pepper to taste
garlic powder..just a taste

Directions Step-By-Step

Make a pouch with foil..arrange cubed potatoes and slices butter ontop..salt, pepper and garlic powder to taste.
Place on pit with whatever meat you are cooking. Usually takes about an hour depending on the temp of the pit.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Collection: Butter Up The Grill
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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Tara Clay taraclay7
Sep 5, 2012
I've been making these for years. They are delicious and easy!
David DeSantis daved
Sep 5, 2012
My neighbor, Dino showed me this several years ago, so we call them Dino potatoes.
Dan Hammond Hambone
Jan 20, 2011
LOL...oh yeah, I know that household multi tasking thing...funny, with each glass of wine you get better focus...on the wine! :)
Debbie wright debbie110772
Jan 20, 2011
HAHA..Thats what i get for multi-tasking when i typed that. I was talking on the phone, typing this, breaking up a fight, and drinking a glass of wine. Yes Dan..colby-jack cheese was of course was supposed to be on the end!! LOL
Dan Hammond Hambone
Jan 19, 2011
Cheese? got to have some cheese in that!