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ultimate pleasure potatoes

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Ellen Gwaltney Bales
Indianapolis, IN

Found this on the internet and tweaked it some for myself. I'm going to enjoy this one--hope you do too! Photo: John Mitzewich

(1 rating)
yield 12 serving(s)
prep time 40 Min
cook time 25 Min

Ingredients For ultimate pleasure potatoes

  • 5 lb
    peeled, boiled and drained
  • 1/2 c
    butter, melted (do not substitute)
  • 8 oz
    sour cream
  • 1 pkg
    scallions, cut up
  • salt, pepper, and garlic powder to taste
  • 4 oz
    whipping cream, whipped
  • 8 oz
    grated cheddar cheese
  • 8 slice
    bacon, cooked and crumbled

How To Make ultimate pleasure potatoes

  • 1
    In a large bowl or saucepan, add melted butter, sour cream, and scallions to boiled potatoes. Add salt, pepper, and garlic powder to your taste.
  • 2
    Mash with electric mixer until smooth. Place in a large baking dish.
  • 3
    Top with the whipping cream, grated cheddar, and crumbled bacon. Bake in a preheated 350-degree oven for 25 minutes or until golden brown.
  • 4
    NOTE: If you prefer the fresh taste of garlic, you may substitute 2 or 3 cloves of minced garlic instead of the garlic powder.