Holiday Mashed Potatoes

READY IN: 1hr 20mins
Recipe by Lvs2Cook

My mom passed this recipe on to me several years ago and I have been making it for every holiday dinner since. They can be made ahead, eliminating the need for mashing potatoes on the big day! I sprinkle a little paprika on top before baking to give it some color. Prep time does not include time it takes to boil the potatoes.

Top Review by cheftigue

This was very easy and tasted great. I would make this over mashed because it was super hot out of the's hard to keep mashed potatoes hot.... Thank you!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat hot potatoes until all lumps are removed.
  2. Add cream cheese (in small pieces) and the butter.
  3. Beat well until cheese and butter are completely melted and mixed.
  4. Stir in sour cream.
  5. Add eggs and onion to milk and add this to the potatoes with salt and pepper.
  6. Beat until light and fluffy.
  7. Place in a greased 9-inch casserole.
  8. Refrigerate several hours or overnight.
  9. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour or until lightly rounded on top (puffy).

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