Garlic Mashed Potatoes from the Stinking Rose

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 50 mins

This is a yummy dish from The Stinking Rose in San Francisco.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 400ºF.
  2. Mix garlic and oil in large baking dish.
  3. Bake until garlic is tender, about 30 minutes.
  4. Cool.
  5. Press garlic between fingertips to release cloves.
  6. Puree garlic in processor.
  7. Cook potatoes in large pot of boiling salted water until just tender.
  8. Drain.
  9. Return potatoes to pot.
  10. Mash with potato masher.
  11. Add milk and butter and continue mashing until well blended.
  12. Mix in garlic puree and all remaining ingredients.
  13. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
  14. Transfer potatoes to 6-cup baking dish.
  15. (Can be prepared 1 day ahead. Cover and refrigerate. Bring to room temperature before continuing).
  16. Bake potatoes until heated through, about 20 minutes.
  17. Spoon onto plates and serve.
Most Helpful

Best mashed potatoes ever!!! what more can i say lol

MarraMamba December 06, 2008

This is a very good recipe. I left out the nutmeg because of previous review. The flavors all went together well. Made for 1,2,3 Wonders 2007

Lavender Lynn December 22, 2007

Excellent mash recipe! I halved the recipe with no problems. The roasted garlic and smoked mozzarella were fantastic together! Made exactly as stated. The only thing I might change next time is to leave out the nutmeg. I thought it overpowered the other flavours a bit, but DH licked his plate and didn't taste any nutmeg, so it might be me. :) Thanks lazyme!

AmandaInOz November 24, 2007