Aunt Hettie's Potatoes

1
Tammy Brownlow

By
@DoughmesticGoddess

My mom made these and they are so good. She called them "Aunt Hettie's Potatoes" after her Aunt. They are buttery, creamy and full of flavor.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Serves:
4 to 6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

3 lb
new potatoes, scrubbed and diced - large cubes
2
heaping tablespoons butter or margarine
3 Tbsp
all purpose flour
salt and pepper to taste
1/2 c
water or milk to create a thickener

How to Make Aunt Hettie's Potatoes

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a medium saucepan place cubed potatoes and just enough water to cover them. Add butter and salt and pepper to taste.
  • 2Cook on medium high until tender about 10 minutes.
  • 3In a 2 cup measuring cup mix 1/2 cup water or milk with flour. Whisk until combined. Pour slowly into simmering potatoes and stir until thickened. Taste and add additional salt and pepper if needed.

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About Aunt Hettie's Potatoes

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids