Basic Mashed Potatoes Recipe

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Basic Mashed Potatoes

Karen Feinen

By
@Ganieda

Just the basics! Potatoes make such a versatile with which to experiment. Try adding any combination of the following: chives, chopped bacon, sour cream, onion or garlic powder, cheddar or parmesan cheese.


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Rating:

Serves:

4

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

2 lb
baking or all-purpose potatoes (peeled or not)
3/4 c
milk
3/4 c
butter
1 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
pepper

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cook potatoes in water to cover 25 to 30 minutes until tender.
2
Drain and mash with milk, butter, salt, and pepper. Reheat if necessary before serving.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #basic, #mashed, #Potatoes