Manchego Potatoes

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Manami

This is from Rachel Ray at These are awesome anve been tweaked ever so slightly.

Top Review by Papa D 1946-2012

These were great! I like the rich flavor the Manchego cheese adds to the mashed potatoes. I did add in some fresh chives. Thanks for a wonderful mashed potato recipe. Made for the August's Tag Game ~ El Queso ~ Spanish Cheese.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Halve large potatoes, small ones can be left whole.
  2. Place potatoes in a deep pot.
  3. Place lid on potatoes and bring them to a boil.
  4. Uncover, salt the water and cook until tender, 12-15 minutes.
  5. Drain potatoes and add back to the pot.
  6. Add butter, milk or cream and cheese and smash the potatoes to desired consistency.
  7. Season with salt and pepper, to taste; garnish with parsley or snipped chives.

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