Semi-homeade Mashed Potatoes

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Kristy Abbott

By
@GreenJelloQueen

I used pre-salted potato pearls when making this recipe. If you can't find those you could use potato flakes but the texture won't be as good.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

instant potato pearls
water
canned milk
butter
sour cream

How to Make Semi-homeade Mashed Potatoes

Step-by-Step

  • 1Measure potato pearls and water according to package directions, replacing HALF the water with the canned milk.
  • 2Bring water/milk to a boil.(do not scald)
  • 3Remove from heat and add potato pearls, whisking constantly with a large whisk to remove all lumps.
  • 4Stir in butter and sour cream to taste. (I use about 1/2 cup of each for a medium sized pot)
  • 5Allow potatoes to sit until thickened.(about 15 minutes)

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About Semi-homeade Mashed Potatoes

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #potato, #easy, #fast, #mashed