Cheddary Goodness Mashed Potatoes

2
Family Favorites

By
@Quinnn

I am blessed to have an incredible father-in-law who keeps me overly supplied with the plentiful bounty from his garden.

Each week, I think of it like a game show... "Here is your secret ingredient!" and it's my job to figure out what to do with bags full of gorgeous farm fresh produce.

This past week, my cooking challenge has been POTATOES... LOTS AND LOTS OF POTATOES!

These are a wonderful change from ordinary mashed potatoes and so quick and easy with on-hand ingredients.

This recipe was found in a local church cookbook.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
35 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 6
    large potatoes, peeled and quartered
  • 1
    8 oz. package cream cheese, softened
  • 1
    cup shredded cheddar, plus additional to garnish
  • 1/2
    cup sour cream, do not use light
  • 1/3
    cup finely chopped onion
  • 1
    large egg, lightly beaten
  • 1 1/2-2
    tsp. salt, to taste
  • 1/2
    tsp. pepper
  • ·
    chopped chives or green onion tops to garnish

How to Make Cheddary Goodness Mashed Potatoes

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Place potatoes in a large sauce pan. Cover with water and boil until very tender, about 20-25 minutes. Drain.
  3. In a large bowl, mash potatoes. Add cream cheese, cheddar cheese, sour cream, onion, egg, salt and pepper. Beat until fluffy. Transfer to a greased 2 quart baking dish.
  4. Cover tightly and bake at 350 degrees for 40-45 minutes or until heated through. Remove from oven.
  5. To Serve: I like to scoop individual servings into ramekins and top with additional cheddar cheese and chopped chives or chopped green onion tops.

Printable Recipe Card

About Cheddary Goodness Mashed Potatoes





Show 8 Comments & Reviews

Cheesy Green Bean Casserole Recipe

Cheesy Green Bean Casserole

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Easy, classic green bean casserole recipe you need for every holiday. Click here for the Cheesy Green Bean Casserole recipe!

15 Recipes That'll Turn You Into A Cauliflower Fan

15 Recipes That'll Turn You Into a Cauliflower Fan

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

You may become slightly obsessed with cauliflower after trying one of these 15 delicious cauliflower recipes.

18 Delicious Ways To Eat More Cabbage This Year Recipe

18 Delicious Ways to Eat More Cabbage This Year

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Did you know that cabbage is the ultimate weight-loss food?! Only about 15 calories in one cup...so dress it up however you want (cough WITH THESE REALLY GOOD CABBAGE RECIPES...