Rosemary Mashed Potatoes
"In these special-occasion mashed potatoes, I use whipping cream instead of milk. I must admit that I was a little shocked when a good friend suggested this, but have to agree that it certainly makes ordinary mashed potatoes taste exceptional."
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 30 min.
- 8 large potatoes (about 4 pounds), peeled and quartered
- 1-1/2 teaspoons salt, divided
- 3/4 cup heavy whipping cream
- 1/4 cup butter, cubed
- 1/2 teaspoon minced fresh rosemary
- 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- Place potatoes in a Dutch oven; add 1 teaspoon salt. Cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until tender. Drain.
- Place potatoes in a large bowl. Add the cream, butter, rosemary, nutmeg, pepper and remaining salt; mash until desired consistency.
Nutrition Facts3/4 cup: 280 calories, 10g fat (6g saturated fat), 30mg cholesterol, 342mg sodium, 45g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 4g fiber), 5g protein.
Originally published as Creamy Rosemary Potatoes in Taste of Home February/March 2008