Mom's Deluxe Mashed Potatoes

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Colleen Barrett

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@CarbSlave

When my mother made these potatoes for the first time 25+ years ago at Thanksgiving one year, my first thought was "Oh no, you ruined the mashed potatoes!" (Love my taters.) Once we all tried them though, the new dish was an instant hit and has been a tradition at all of our holiday tables ever since. My daughter is making them too, and now her family always asks if the "special potatoes" will be served.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

The addition of carrots and dill make these amped up mashed potatoes simply spectacular. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 15 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 5 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3 lb
    potatoes, peeled
  • 10 c
    chicken broth or boullion
  • 15-20
    baby carrots (or 4 med carrots cut into 1" pieces)
  • 1
    medium yellow onion, peeled and quartered
  • 1 tsp
    dill weed
  • 3/4 c
    sour cream (start with 1/2 cup and add as needed)
  • 3 Tbsp
    chopped parsley
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    freshly ground black pepper
  • 4 Tbsp
    butter or margarine

How to Make Mom's Deluxe Mashed Potatoes

About Mom's Deluxe Mashed Potatoes

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



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