Potato Pillows

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Robyn Bruce

By
@Robyn1757

Even though the recipe doesn't call for these, I like to add a little garlic powder and a little bit of dried parsley flakes to my "batter". It just adds a little bit more flavor and a little bit of "pretty".

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Serves:
4-6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

6 medium
potatoes, peeled
1/3 to 1/2 c
milk
1/4 c
softened butter
1/4 tsp
salt
dash(es)
of pepper
2
eggs
butter, melted

How to Make Potato Pillows

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cut potatoes into large pieces.
  • 2Heat 2 inches water to boiling in a pot. Add potatoes.
  • 3Cover and heat to boiling; reduce heat. Cook pieces for 20-25 minutes, or until tender; drain.
    Shake pan gently over low heat to dry potatoes.
  • 4Heat oven to 425 degrees. Grease or spray a cookie sheet.
  • 5Mash the potatoes until no lumps remain. Beat in milk in small amounts (the amount needed to make potatoes smooth and fluffy depends on the type of potatoes you use).
  • 6Add ½ cup butter or margarine, salt and pepper. Beat vigorously until potatoes are light and fluffy.
  • 7Add eggs and beat until blended.
  • 8Drop potato mixture by spoonfuls onto cookie sheet.
  • 9Brush with melted butter.
  • 10Bake 15 minutes or until light brown.

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About Potato Pillows

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian, Wheat Free