"So addictive! You can't mess this up, even if you tried!" – Mary Elizabeth
It's not the cooking that's the challenge—it's the timing. Learn how to get it all on the table.
"This recipe made me a Kitchen Goddess over Thanksgiving! We're a military family and we often invite over airmen who can't go home for the holidays." – Revello
"I loved the portion control and lovely presentation. Thanks for a tasty and portable potato recipe!" – lutzflcat
Recipe of the Day
Make-Ahead Mashed Potatoes
Mashed potatoes can be made almost completely ahead. Do nearly everything - boil, peel and mash; stir in milk and salt - up to two days ahead. Before serving, reheat. Adding butter at the last minute makes them taste freshly mashed.
USA WEEKEND columnist Pam Anderson
Similar Recipes | More Daily Recipes
Watch a foolproof method for making the ultimate comfort food.
Thanksgiving Potato Collections5
Potatoes Au Gratin
Rated, reviewed, and ready to satisfy your sweet cravings.
Essential eats, sips, and tips for your next gathering.
Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $5!
Watch how to make Thanksgiving’s eight essential dishes!
See how to get Thanksgiving dinner on the table on time and piping hot!
One more reason to give thanks: Planning ahead so you can relax!