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The Best Garlic Red Mashed Potatoes

The Best Garlic Red Mashed Potatoes

Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword garlic, red potato
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 307 kcal
Author Jennie Duncan

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds red potatoes
  • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1/2 cup milk (add more or less to get the consistency you want)
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder (or to taste)
  • 1 teaspoon salt (or to taste)
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper (or to taste)

Instructions

  1. Gently peel potatoes (I like to keep a little skin on but you can peel if all if you prefer) then dice. Place in a large pot and cover with water. Cook on medium/high heat until boiling and allow potatoes to cook until tender.
  2. Once tender drain water and return potatoes to the warm pot. Add butter, milk, and sour cream. Use a masher to mash potatoes until creamy. Add garlic powder, salt, and pepper. Continue to use a masher or for a creamy potato use a hand mixer to mix and mash.

  3. Add garlic powder, salt, and pepper. Continue to use a masher or for a creamy potato use a hand mixer to mix and mash. Serve and enjoy!

Nutrition Facts
The Best Garlic Red Mashed Potatoes
Amount Per Serving
Calories 307 Calories from Fat 135
% Daily Value*
Fat 15g23%
Saturated Fat 9g45%
Cholesterol 40mg13%
Sodium 648mg27%
Potassium 1092mg31%
Carbohydrates 38g13%
Fiber 3g12%
Sugar 4g4%
Protein 5g10%
Vitamin A 505IU10%
Vitamin C 19.5mg24%
Calcium 76mg8%
Iron 1.7mg9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.