In order to make Home Fries with Red Potatoes, you will need the following ingredients: 2 pounds red potatoes, 2 onions, 2 tablespoons butter, paprika, and oil. Place potatoes in a pot. Cover them with water. Allow them to boil for 10 minutes. Chop 2 onions. saute onions in 2 tablespoons of oil. Quarter the potatoes, when they are done. Add the potatoes to the skillet. saute them. Add a tablespoon of olive oil and 2 tablespoons of butter. Cook them on medium high heat. Fry the potatoes until they are brown. When they are nearly brown, add onions back to the skillet. Season with paprika and salt. Serve.