Mashed Potatoes with Toppers

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Barb G.

Quick to fix mashed potatoes with two toppers-Italian Pesto-Sour Cream and Mexican Chili-Cheese. Solve your what to make for dinner dilemma. These toppers can also be served on baked potatoes.

Top Review by germanLynx

tried the italian-version, very quick and really great

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Make desired topper first: Make mashed potatoes; Heat water, milk, butter and salt in a 3-quart saucepan; remove from heat.
  2. Stir in potatoes just until moistened.
  3. Let stand 30 seconds then whip with fork until desired consistency.
  4. serve with topper.
  5. Italian Pesto-Sour Cream Topper; mix sour cream, pesto and bell peppers; spoon onto potatoes.
  6. Sprinkle with olives.
  7. Mexican Chili-Cheese Topper; cook beans and tomatoes in a 1-quart saucepan over medium heat 8 to 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until hot; spoon onto potatoes.
  8. Sprinkle with Cheese and onions.

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