Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten
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Classic Mashed Potatoes
Total:
28 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
28 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Peel the potatoes, cut them into 1-inch cubes and place them in a large pot of boiling salted water. Simmer uncovered for 10 to 12 minutes, until the potatoes are tender. Drain the potatoes in a colander and then return them to the pot.

Meanwhile, heat the milk and butter in a small saucepan until the butter is melted.

Using a hand held mixer, break the potatoes up and at low speed slowly add the hot milk/butter mixture to make the potatoes very creamy. Add the sour cream, 2 teaspoons of salt and the pepper and whisk to combine. Serve hot.

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