Rich & Creamy Mashed Potatoes
Total TimePrep: 15 min. Cook: 2 hours
- 3-3/4 cups boiling water
- 1-1/2 cups 2% milk
- 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
- 1/2 cup butter, cubed
- 1/2 cup sour cream
- 4 cups mashed potato flakes
- 1 teaspoon garlic salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- Minced fresh parsley, optional
- In a greased 4-qt. slow cooker, whisk the boiling water, milk, cream cheese, butter and sour cream until smooth. Stir in the potato flakes, garlic salt and pepper. Cover and cook on low until heated through, 2-3 hours. Sprinkle with parsley if desired.
Nutrition Facts3/4 cup: 299 calories, 20g fat (13g saturated fat), 60mg cholesterol, 390mg sodium, 25g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 1g fiber), 6g protein.
Apr 28, 2017
Easy and good. Made exactly as directed.
Dec 5, 2015
These were great ... took only a few minutes to make, and using the slow cooker meant I had one less dish competing for space in the oven. I served these on Thanksgiving and everyone thought they were "real" potatoes, so this recipe goes into the permanent file for sure.
Dec 16, 2014
abolutely the way to go when a feast is being cooked my kids couldnt tell the diff from real and believe me they could smell a fake potato a mile away before i pulled this