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Dilled Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Dilled Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Round out any meal with these delightful potatoes. Sandi Guettler of Bay City, Michigan adds a bit of cottage cheese to give it a creamy texture.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:6 servings


  • 2 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 2/3 cup 4% cottage cheese
  • 1/3 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 teaspoons butter
  • 2 teaspoons snipped fresh dill or 1/2 teaspoon dill weed
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt


  • 1. Place potatoes in a large saucepan and cover with water; cover and bring to a boil over medium-high heat. Cook for 10-15 minutes or until tender; drain.
  • 2. Transfer to a large bowl. Add the cheeses, butter, dill and salt; beat until smooth and fluffy.
    Freeze option: Place cooled mashed potato mixture in a freezer container and freeze. To use, partially thaw in refrigerator overnight. Microwave, covered, on high in a microwave-safe bowl until heated through, stirring twice and adding a little milk or cream if necessary. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

2/3 cup equals 147 calories, 4 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 16 mg cholesterol, 346 mg sodium, 22 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 6 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 starch, 1 fat.