Kraut Topped Mashed Potato Casserole

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 30 mins

Great side dish for pork or pretty much any meat. If you have leftover mashed potatoes, use 'em.... just heat them first.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375. Lightly spray/grease a 13 x 9 baking dish; set aside.
  2. Cut the potatoes into chunks and boil in salted water until tender.
  3. Drain the potatoes. Return to the pot and mash with the 1 tbsp butter, reduced-fat sour cream, milk, salt and pepper until mashed and fluffy.
  4. Spread mashed potatoes into bottom of prepared 13 x 9 baking pan.
  5. While potatoes boil, melt the 4 tbsp butter in a medium saucepan. Add the chopped onion and saute for about 5 minutes.
  6. Add the 2 packed tbsp of brown sugar; stir to dissolve.
  7. Add the drained sauerkraut and pepper. Stir and cook for about 2 - 3 more minutes.
  8. Evenly spread the sauerkraut mixture over the mashed potatoes. Sprinkle with the caraway seeds.
  9. Bake uncovered at 375 for 25-30 minutes or until sauerkraut topping begins to slightly brown.
Most Helpful

GREAT! Delicious. I mixed the mashed potatoes and sauerkraut etc. all together. It was devoured by all!! Thanks. Koechin/Chef

Koechin (Chef) April 08, 2008

Yum! This was a very tasty dish. A fun way to change up mashed potatoes!

Dominick & Amanda March 31, 2008