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Cream Cheese Potatoes Recipe

Cream Cheese Potatoes Recipe

Flavored with garlic salt and chives, these potatoes are rich, creamy and oh, so yummy. A sprinkling of paprika gives this dish a festive look. We prefer these to plain mash potatoes.—Cyneli Fynaardt, Oskaloosa, Iowa
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 25 min. Bake: 30 min. YIELD:8 servings


  • 6 large potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, cubed
  • 1 cup (8 ounces) sour cream
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 2 teaspoons minced chives
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika


  • 1. Place potatoes in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and cook for 10-15 minutes or until tender. Drain; mash potatoes. Beat in the cream cheese, sour cream, milk, garlic salt and chives until well blended.
  • 2. Transfer to a greased shallow 3-qt. baking dish. Drizzle potatoes with butter and sprinkle with paprika. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 30-35 minutes or until edges are bubbly and potatoes are heated through. Yield: 8 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 410 calories, 18 g fat (12 g saturated fat), 60 mg cholesterol, 378 mg sodium, 52 g carbohydrate, 4 g fiber, 9 g protein.