Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

For a little change of pace. Goes well with braised meats. Adapted from an Emeril Lagasse recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place potatoes in a saucepan and cover with 1 inch of water, season with salt; bring to a boil, reduce heat to a simmer and cook until potatoes are tender, about 15 minutes.
  2. Drain potatoes, return to saucepan with butter and milk.
  3. Once butter melts, turn off heat and add sour cream; mash potatoes.
  4. Season with more salt, if necessary, and pepper; stir in basil and serve.