On the lookout for a simple mashed potato recipe to raise any dish? Make my Cheddar Mashed Potatoes!
My mother, the queen of mashed potatoes, taught me the key: as soon as the potatoes are completely cooked, drain the liquid, then put them again within the pan you cooked them in and put the lid again on for 5 minutes. This helps make your mashed potatoes further scrumptious!
Begin with two tablespoons of room temperature milk, a tablespoon or two of butter, a spoonful of bitter cream, and ample quantities of grated cheddar cheese. Add a bit extra butter or milk to attain the right stage of creaminess.
Cheddar Mashed Potatoes
2 medium Yukon gold potatoes
1-2 spoonfuls of bitter cream
2 Tbsp milk, room temperature
1-2 Tbsp unsalted butter
1/3 cup cheddar cheese, grated
- Put potatoes in a pot and canopy with water. Convey to a boil, put the lid on the pot, and boil till potatoes are fork tender, about 30-45 minutes relying on the scale of the potatoes. Don’t rush this!
- Drain the water from the pot, return potatoes to the pot, and put the lid on for 5 minutes.
- Switch potatoes to a bowl and use an electrical mixer to frivolously beat potatoes with bitter cream, milk, a little bit of softened butter, and grated cheddar cheese. Watch out to not over combine the potatoes! You need them good and creamy. Add a bit extra milk or bitter cream to attain desired creaminess. Season to style with salt and pepper.
Observe: this recipe feeds 2-4 however simply doubles!