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Confetti Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Confetti Mashed Potatoes Recipe

These mashed potatoes make a beautiful side dish for any meal. Onion, peppers and cheese add color and flavor to the potatoes. —LaDonna Reed, Ponca City, Oklahoma
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:4 servings

Ingredients

  • 6 medium red potatoes, cubed
  • 3 tablespoons chopped sweet red pepper
  • 3 tablespoons chopped green pepper
  • 3 tablespoons finely chopped onion
  • 3/4 cup shredded Mexican cheese blend
  • 3 tablespoons butter, softened
  • 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon pepper

Directions

  • 1. Place potatoes in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and cook for 5 minutes.
  • 2. Add peppers and onion; cook 5 minutes longer or until potatoes and vegetables are tender. Drain; mash potato mixture with the cheese, butter, salt and pepper. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup equals 287 calories, 16 g fat (10 g saturated fat), 41 mg cholesterol, 295 mg sodium, 29 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 8 g protein.