Easter Bunny Mashed Potatoes

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Marilyn Davidson

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@nana7777

If you have kids that don't like veggies; try this one at Easter dinner.

The Easter Bunny sells carrots that are yellow & orange at Trader Joes-or just use regular orange ones.

This makes a very pretty and colorful side dish for Easter, or any dinner.

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These potatoes are nice and creamy with a pop of sweetness from the carrots. We love the added color the carrots give this dish too. This would make a great side dish with any Easter dinner.

Tip: Our Trader Joes stopped carrying the suggested carrots so we substituted some of their fresh yellow and orange carrots. It turned our great! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 5-7 large
    potatoes - peeled & cut into chunks
  • 1/2 pkg
    TraderJoes frozen carrots rustica (chopped up yellow & orange carrots
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    pepper
  • 1/4-1/3 c
    sour cream
  • 3-4 Tbsp
    butter or margarine

How to Make Easter Bunny Mashed Potatoes

Step-by-Step

  1. Put chopped potatoes & carrots in med/lg saucepan. Cover with warm or hot water and add a pinch of salt.
  2. Bring to a boil. Cook until potatoes are soft enough for a fork to go through easily - 25-35 minutes.
  3. Drain and return to pan. Add sour cream, butter, salt & pepper. Mash with a masher or electric mixer until there are only small pieces of carrots in smooth potatoes.
  4. Serve to family & a bunny if you have one!
    If not, invite a bunny to dinner!

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About Easter Bunny Mashed Potatoes

Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Collection: Easter
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




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