Archive for 2012

12/14/12 - Free “Game Day Recipe” E-Cookbook from Mr. Food’s Test Kitchen 
Features Famous Idaho® Potato Football Fare

This football season, Mr. Food’s Test Kitchen and the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) have teamed up to create a free, downloadable “Game Day Recipe” eCookbook featuring 30 crowd-pleasing recipes. Whether a seasoned player or a rookie in the kitchen, these mouthwatering munchies are sure to be a “touchdown” at any tailgating or home-gating event! Download the free e-cookbook here:

Filed Under: Consumer

12/14/12 - Idaho Potato Commission Kicks Off the Second Annual Famous Idaho® Potato Bowl with Widespread Industry Support

The Utah State University Aggies have earned a second chance to bring home the Famous Idaho® Potato Bowl trophy. On Saturday, December 15th, the Aggies will take on the University of Toledo Rockets on the blue turf of Bronco Stadium in Boise, Idaho. The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) is the sponsor of this cold-weather showdown, which has a history of dramatic finishes.

Filed Under: Consumer, Special Events

11/30/12 - ’Tis the Season for Idaho® Potatoes: New Holiday How-To Videos and Recipes Featured on

It’s no secret that some of the most popular dishes this time of year are the ones made with famous Idaho® potatoes. To help ease meal preparation and alleviate stress, the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) has called in a few of the pros and gathered its favorite holiday recipes to create a comprehensive resource center that every aspiring home chef must visit.

Filed Under: Consumer

11/26/12 - Jef Pryor Joins Idaho Potato Commission as Foodservice Promotions Manager/Southeast

Jef Pryor has joined the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) foodservice marketing team as Promotions Director for the Southeast. Working closely with Don Odiorne, Vice President-Foodservice and the other regional foodservice promotion directors, Pryor will lead the marketing outreach to distributors and produce specialists in his territory, as well as conduct Idaho® potato product seminars and educational sessions, and represent the brand and industry at foodservice trade shows.

Filed Under: Foodservice, Industry

11/20/12 - Twin Falls, Idaho Resident Wins Idaho Potato Commission’s 
First Pinterest Recipe Photo Contest

The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) awarded a $250 cash prize to Zoe Lowinfell Cauvel of Twin Falls, Idaho for her delectable photo of Idaho® Potato “Nachos” in the IPC’s Recipe Photo Contest. The contest, which had been housed on the IPC’s website was re-launched on the IPC’s Pinterest page in October.

Filed Under: Consumer