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dressed up cheesy smashed potatoes - dee dee's

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Diane Atherton

Mashed potatoes are a staple in our household. Dressing them up for the holidays just seems right. Eye appealing and tasty! Inspired from recipe in 1999 Southern Living Cookbook. Hope you enjoy!

(2 ratings)
yield 6 to 8
prep time 10 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For dressed up cheesy smashed potatoes - dee dee's

  • 4 to 6
    potatoes, peeled and sliced
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 lg
    eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 3-oz pkg
    cream cheese, softened
  • 1 sm
    onion, chopped fine
  • 1 2-oz jar
    pimientos, drained
  • 1 c
    sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • snipped green onion tops, optional for garnish

How To Make dressed up cheesy smashed potatoes - dee dee's

  • 1
    Using your favorite mashed potatoe recipe, prepare potatoes. NOTE: you can use store bought mashed potatoes. Prepare according to directions.
  • 2
    Stir in eggs, cream cheese, onions and pimientos; mixing well; salt and pepper to taste. Pour into a greased casserole dish; cover.
  • 3
    Bake at 350 degrees covered for 30 minutes. Uncover, sprinkle cheese on top and bake an addtional 10 minutes.
  • 4
    Garnish with snipped green onions or fresh parsley if desired.

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