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How to make the best Creamy Mashed Potatoes ever! Made with yellow potatoes, cream, and butter, they’ve got the best flavor and make the perfect side dish, whether you’re cooking dinner for your family or a special occasion.

Creamy Mashed Potatoes

Creamy Mashed Potatoes made with yellow potatoes, cream, and butter. Delicious side dish recipe perfect for weeknight meals and holiday dinners.
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Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes
Servings: 6
Calories: 334kcal
Author: Mel Lockcuff



  • Wash, peel, and chop the potatoes.
  • Boil the potatoes in a large saucepan on the stove, until they're soft enough to easily jab with a fork, about 20-30 minutes.
  • Drain the water off the boiled potatoes, and leave them in the saucepan.
  • Add the butter and heavy whipping cream to the potatoes.
  • Use a hand mixer to whip the potatoes, adding salt and pepper to taste. You can also use a potato masher if you don't have a hand mixer; your potatoes may just be a little bit chunky.
  • Once they're whipped, they're ready to serve. 


Serving: 1g | Calories: 334kcal | Carbohydrates: 49g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 14g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 4g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 36mg | Sodium: 468mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 3g
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