Irresistible Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Picture a cozy family dinner where the star of the show is a steaming bowl of creamy, flavorful mashed potatoes. But not just any mashed potatoes—Irresistible Garlic Mashed Potatoes. These are not your ordinary side dish; they are a culinary masterpiece that will leave your taste buds dancing with delight.

What sets these mashed potatoes apart is the perfect balance of creamy texture and rich garlic flavor. The secret? Roasted garlic cloves blended into the velvety potatoes, infusing each bite with a savory, aromatic goodness that is simply irresistible.

Ingredients

  • 4 large russet potatoes, peeled and cut into chunks
  • 1 head of garlic
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C).
  2. Cut the top off the head of garlic to expose the cloves, drizzle with olive oil, wrap in aluminum foil, and roast for 30 minutes until soft and golden.
  3. While the garlic is roasting, place the peeled and chopped potatoes in a large pot of salted water. Bring to a boil and cook until tender, about 15-20 minutes.
  4. Drain the potatoes and return them to the pot.
  5. Squeeze the roasted garlic cloves into the pot with the potatoes. Add the butter and milk.
  6. Mash the potatoes and garlic together until smooth and creamy. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  7. Serve hot, garnished with fresh chives or parsley if desired.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 6 servings

These Irresistible Garlic Mashed Potatoes are the ultimate comfort food. Creamy, flavorful, and with a hint of roasted garlic, they will steal the spotlight at any meal.

Nutritional information: (per serving) Calories: 260 | Fat: 12g | Carbohydrates: 33g | Protein: 4g

Picture your loved ones savoring each spoonful, their faces lighting up with joy as they indulge in this delightful side dish. Irresistible Garlic Mashed Potatoes are more than just a recipe; they are a memory in the making. Whether it’s a holiday feast or a casual weeknight dinner, these mashed potatoes will always be the star of the table, leaving everyone craving for more.