Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes: Comfort Food Bliss!
If there’s one dish that embodies comfort food, it’s Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes. The creamy texture, rich flavor, and subtle garlic undertones make this dish a perennial favorite. Whether served as a side or the star of the show, these mashed potatoes are sure to steal the spotlight.
- 4 large russet potatoes, peeled and diced
- 4 cloves of garlic, minced
- 1/2 cup heavy cream
- 4 tablespoons unsalted butter
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Chopped fresh chives for garnish
- Place the diced potatoes and minced garlic in a large pot. Cover with cold water and add a generous pinch of salt.
- Bring the water to a boil and cook the potatoes until they are fork-tender, about 15-20 minutes.
- Drain the potatoes and garlic, then return them to the pot.
- Heat the heavy cream and butter in a small saucepan until the butter melts.
- Pour the warm cream mixture over the potatoes and mash until smooth and creamy.
- Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Transfer the mashed potatoes to a serving dish and garnish with chopped chives.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 6 servings
Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes are the ultimate comfort food. Serve them alongside your favorite main course or enjoy them on their own. These mashed potatoes are so delicious that they’ll have everyone asking for seconds.
Nutrition: (per serving)
- Calories: 280
- Protein: 3g
- Carbohydrates: 34g
- Fat: 15g
- Fiber: 3g
Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes are the ultimate comfort food, perfect for holidays, special occasions, or when you simply crave a hearty and delicious side dish. The combination of fluffy potatoes, the richness of heavy cream, and the aromatic garlic creates a dish that’s truly blissful. Whether you’re serving these mashed potatoes with a roast, grilled chicken, or just enjoying them on their own, they are guaranteed to be a hit.
So, next time you’re in need of some comfort, whip up a batch of Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes and savor every spoonful of this timeless classic. Your taste buds will thank you!