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Easy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Easy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

  • Yield: Serves 6
  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 25 minutes
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  • 1 lb Yukon gold potatoes, quartered
  • 3 cloves Garlic
  • 1/3 cup Half & half, or lowfat milk
  • 4 tbsp Butter or margarine


  1. In a large saucepan place potatoes and garlic in enough water to cover; bring to boiling. Reduce heat; simmer 15 minutes or until potatoes are tender. Drain; place potatoes and garlic in a large bowl.
  2. In a microwave-safe cup microwave half-and-half on LOW 30 to 45 seconds or just until warmed.
  3. Add half-and-half and butter to bowl with potatoes and garlic. Mash with a potato masher until smooth. Season with salt and pepper to taste, and serve.