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Potato Peelings, Issue #017--Thanksgiving Potaot Recipes
November 19, 2012

Thanksgiving Potato Recipes

Thanksgiving potato recipes are often recipes for mashed potatoes. Here is how to make those in the easiest way possible.

Make Ahead Mashed Potatoes

A Mashed Potato Recipe That You Can Make 24 Hours in Advance:


8 medium potatoes
1 cup sour cream
8 ounces chive & onion cream cheese
4 tablespoons butter
1/4 cup chives
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 1/2 teaspoons onion powder
1 pinch marjoram (optional)
1/2-1 cup thinly sliced green onion
Bacon bits or 2 slices cooked crumpled bacon

Here are the directions for these make ahead potatoes.

If you are looking for a "specialty" mashed potato recipe, we have a few ideas. For those who want to keep the calories in check for at least some of the dishes on the table, we have a tasty low-fat mashed potato recipe.

On the same page you will find just the opposite: a potato recipe with "everything"...our loaded mashed potato recipe. We call both of these some of our Best Mashed Potato Recipes.

And, if you just want some tips or tutorials about make great mashed potatoes, here are our best tricks on How to Make Mashed Potatoes.

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