Peel | Do I need to peel my baby potatoes? A Peel | Do I need to peel my baby potatoes? There is no need to peel your baby potatoes before cooking them. Their skins are very thin and taste great, so there’s no worries about using them in any potato recipe with the skins on! Leave a Reply Cancel replyCommentEnter your name or username to comment Enter your email address to comment Enter your website URL (optional) Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.