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Homemade Mashed Potatoes

[ 3 ] November 26, 2008 |

How to Make Mashed Potatoes


homemade mashed potatoes

Real Mashed Potatoes

Homemade Mashed Potatoes are made with real white potatoes, butter, milk and sour cream.

Real home made mashed potatoes are extremely tastier than your run of the mill mashed potato flakes that come in a box.

For just a little bit of effort, you can make this mashed potatoes recipe for your family and they will rave about it!

Serve this wonderful Cajun comfort food with stews and gravy and meat loaf and all sorts of things.

Ingredients for Homemade Mashed Potatoes

mashed potatoes

White Russet Potatoes

8 medium size white potatoes (2 medium potatoes per person)
¼ teaspoon Shrimp & Crab Boil (optional)
2 tablespoons butter
½ cup sour cream
½ cup milk or cream
Sea Salt (or plain salt)
Tony’s Creole Seasoning

Prepare a large pot of water. Add dash of sea salt.

Bring to a boil.

Peel potatoes. Cut into 1 inch cubes. Rinse in a colander.

Place in boiling water. Cook for 10-15 minutes until potatoes break apart with a fork.

Carefully drain in the sink in a colander. Pour into a large mixing bowl.

homemade mashed potatoes

Making Mashed Potatoes

Add butter, sour cream and milk.

With an electric mixer, mix on high until creamy smooth.

Voila and Bon Appétit!

Serves 4 – 6




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  1. Xavier Daniels says:

    Hello, I am 15 years old and I cook all the time. Right now I am cooking your mac N cheese recipe. Thank you for showing me how to cook. You are the best girl!!!!!

    Xavier Daniels

  2. BudS says:

    Your mashed potato recipe looks good. Shouldn’t you give a quantity for the potatoes you used as a basis for the amount of sesoning you’ve specified?

  3. Beryl says:

    Hi Bud,

    Yes, that would be a good idea. Thanks for the heads up!

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