Mock Mashed Potatoes

Mock Mashed Potatoes Recipe

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Lori Heddinger

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Are you on a low carb diet, but miss mashed potatoes? Miss no more! The first time I made this for my husband he was skeptical, but he had thirds! This is great paired with steak medallions and sauted mushrooms in a wine reduction sauce.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
55 Min

Ingredients

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2
heads of cauliflower, or 2 bags of frozen cauliflower florets
8 oz
cream cheese, room temperature
1 pt
sour cream
2
eggs
salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Mock Mashed Potatoes

Step-by-Step

  • 1If using fresh cauliflower(more work, but my preference), cut the florets away from the core. Then cut larger florets into quarters and medium sized in half.
  • 2Place cauliflower in large pot of salted, rapidly boiling water and cook on medium heat until very tender - about 30 minutes.
  • 3Drain in large colander.
  • 4Using cheesecloth or a non-terrycloth tea towel and working in batches, squeeze as much liquid out of the cooked cauliflower as possible. This is imperative to achieve the correct consistency.
  • 5Put all ingredients into a food processor and pulse until very smooth. If you don't have a food processor, use a potato ricer or masher.
  • 6Put pureed mixture into a buttered baking dish and bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for 25 - 30 minutes or until the top begins to brown.

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About Mock Mashed Potatoes

Course/Dish: Vegetables




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