Awesome Smashed Red Potatoes Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Awesome Smashed Red Potatoes Recipe
  • READY IN 35 mins

Awesome Smashed Red Potatoes

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"This recipe of hand-mashed red potatoes with skins with a flavor mixture of bacon bits, cheese, and French onion rings could be served as a main dish if you are a potato-lover like me. This is the only way my family will allow me to serve potatoes in our house. The amounts I have suggested are only guidelines; you will adjust these over time to your taste."

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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    20 mins
  • READY IN

    35 mins

Directions

  1. Place potatoes into a pot and cover with water; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer until tender, about 20 minutes; drain.
  2. Mix processed cheese, French-fried onions, bacon bits into potatoes and smash together using a potato masher. Stir milk into potatoes, increasing amount until desired consistency is reached.
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Dec 04, 2014

Sorry but I didn't much like this. It was very heavy. I guess I should have known that from looking at the recipe. Won't make it again.

 
Sep 23, 2014

Mr. LTH, the potato connoisseur at our house, deemed these "delicious", without prompting. I'd prefer them with a little roasted garlic and a good amount of sea salt, but enjoyed them, too. I just can't make myself use Velveeta, so I used real shredded cheddar in its place. THANKS for the recipe!

 

3 Ratings

Dec 28, 2014

Substitute the velveeta cheese with cream cheese and sour cream. Use a shredded cheese like Coby Jack. Do not use milk. Add a little bit of margarine if you would like.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 645 kcal
  • 32%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 77.6 g
  • 25%
  • Cholesterol
  • 34 mg
  • 11%
  • Fat
  • 29.7 g
  • 46%
  • Fiber
  • 6.3 g
  • 25%
  • Protein
  • 17.3 g
  • 35%
  • Sodium
  • 1057 mg
  • 42%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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