6 Flavor-Packed Ideas For Mashed Potatoes
Love mashed potatoes? We found six festive, flavorful ways to shake up our all-time favorite mashed potato recipe. Whether you're making a side dish for Thanksgiving dinner or an average weeknight, these delicious recipes won't disappoint.
Original Mashed Potato Recipe
PREP TIME 5 minutes
TOTAL TIME 30 minutes
Peel and quarter 4 lb Yukon gold potatoes. Add to large pot, cover with 3" of cold water, and bring to a boil.
Add 1 tsp sea salt and simmer potatoes until tender, about 15 minutes. Reserve 1 cup of cooking liquid and drain potatoes in colander.
Return potatoes to pot with 1 c warm 2% milk, ¼ c unsalted butter, and ½ cup reserved liquid. Mash with potato masher until almost smooth, adding more cooking liquid as needed. Season to taste with sea salt and pepper.
Makes 8 cups.
NUTRITION(per serving) 173 cal, 3 g pro, 31 g carb, 3 g fiber, 4.5 g fat, 2.5 g sat fat, 371 mg sodium
Mix 8 chopped, cooked slices bacon and ¾ cup finely chopped scallion greens into finished potatoes.
Wrap 1 head garlic in foil. Roast in 400°F oven, 45 minutes. Squeeze cloves into milk for potatoes and mash with fork.
Fold 2 tsp canned chipotle in adobo sauce (or to taste) and ¼ cup reduced-fat sour cream into finished potatoes.
Whisk ½ cup reduced-fat cream cheese and ¾ cup chopped fresh chives into finished potatoes.
Use low-fat buttermilk instead of milk and fold in ¾ cup blue cheese crumbles.
Stir fresh herbs (such as 1 cup chopped flat-leaf parsley, chives, or chervil) into finished potatoes.
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