Loaded Mashed Potatoes (Paula Deen)

Total Time
20 mins
20 mins

I got this from her magazine and let me tell you that these are amazing!! They were made by a firefighting chef, Mike Wathen, where she visited in Alabama. Here are the adjustments I made: red potaotes, light sour cream, light cheddar cheese, and turkey bacon. I actually just fried up the bacon and then crumbled it. Hubby and kids were raving about how these were the best mashed potatoes they have ever had!

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  1. In large stockpot, cook potatoes in enough salted water to cover until tender.
  2. Drain and return to stockpot.
  3. Add butter, garlic, and sourcream; beat with an electric mixer until smooth.
  4. Add a little milk, if needed.
  5. Stir in cheese, bacon, salt, and pepper. Serve immediately.
  6. Enjoy!
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5 5

These Mashed Potatoes are absolutely delicious, I fixed them for a group of friends and they are asking me when am I going to make more. Love It.

5 5

5 5

Yummy yummy...what a lovely variation on a simple mash recipe!!
I used all low fat options,including weight watchers bacon and didn't feel that my taste buds were compromised in any way at all!! I didn't use the milk, as I felt that the consistency of my potatoes was great without it.
We loved this...and would certainly make it again.
Another top offering from you Sweets!! Thanks!!