Simple Homemade Mashed Potatoes

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Ingredients

  • 8 potatoes
  • 2 Tbsp unsalted butter
  • 3/4 cup warm milk
  • salt

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Directions: 

  • Peel and cut potatoes into cubes or smaller pieces. Place into a large pot then add just enough water to cover the potatoes.

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  • Boil on medium heat and add 1/2 Tablespoon of salt.

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  • After potatoes are fully cooked through, drain the water out, and start mashing.

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  • Mash until each potato piece is mashed, then add unsalted butter and mash some more.

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  • Heat 3/4 cup of milk in the microwave for 1 minute.
  • Add milk a little at a time to potatoes, mash in between pours; mix and mash until the potatoes are blended together well.

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Simple Homemade Mashed Potatoes

Simple Homemade Mashed Potatoes

Course Side Dish
Cuisine Russian
Servings 8
Calories 39 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 8 potatoes chopped
  • 2 Tbsp unsalted butter
  • ¾ cup warm milk
  • salt to taste

Instructions
 

  • Peel and cut potatoes to smaller pieces into a pot, then add just enough water to cover the potatoes.
    Simple Homemade Mashed Potatoes
  • Boil on medium heat and add 1/2 Tablespoon of salt.
  • After potatoes are fully cooked through, drain the water out and start mashing.
    Simple Homemade Mashed Potatoes
  • Mash until each potato piece is mashed, then add unsalted butter and mash some more.
    Simple Homemade Mashed Potatoes
  • Heat 3/4 cup of milk in the microwave for 1 minute.
  • Add milk a little at a time to potatoes, mash in between pours; mix and mash until the potatoes are blended together well.
    Simple Homemade Mashed Potatoes

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Simple Homemade Mashed Potatoes
Amount Per Serving
Calories 39 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Fat 4g6%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Cholesterol 10mg3%
Sodium 10mg0%
Potassium 30mg1%
Carbohydrates 1g0%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 126IU3%
Calcium 26mg3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Keyword butter, homemade, low calorie, mashed potato, milk, potato, simple, Vegetarian
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