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special red mashed potatoes

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Lindsay Nadeau
Rochester, NH

I learned this from a friend's mom in Highschool, and have been serving it to my husband for years now :0) Very Rich, but sooo worth the calories! :0)

(2 ratings)
yield 4 -6
prep time 10 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For special red mashed potatoes

  • 1 pkg
    red potatoes
  • 1
    sour cream (16 oz container)
  • 1
    parmesan cheese (regular container)
  • 1 c
  • 2 Tbsp
  • salt and pepper to taste

How To Make special red mashed potatoes

  • 1
    Wash potatos throughly..DO NOT PEEL! You will be leaving the skin on in this recipe :0)
  • 2
    Cut into small chunks. This step is so the potatos cook more quickly, and are easier to mash.
  • 3
    Once potatoes are cooked,drain very well, and put back into their cooking pot. Then prepare the potatoes just like you would for regular mashed potatoes.(add your milk, butter, and salt and pepper)
  • 4
    Here is the Rich part...add in the 16oz. container of Sour cream, mix until incorporated.
  • 5
    Then add the parmesean cheese, about half the container, and also mix until incorporated.
  • 6
    Serve immediatly **And Voila! You now have a rich and different take on mashed potatoes to stir things up in your weekly rotation :0) Hope you enjoy!!

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