How To Make Perfect Mashed Potatoes
It takes only six ingredients and three simple steps to make rich, fluffy mashed potatoes. We show you how.
Perfect Mashed Potatoes
Yukon gold potatoes yield a texture that's just right for holding a pool of flavorful gravy or melted butter.
3 pounds Yukon gold potatoes
2 teaspoons salt, divided
1/3 cup butter
1/3 cup half-and-half
4 ounces cream cheese, softened
¾ teaspoon coarsely ground pepper
Yield: Makes about 6 cups
- Recipe: Perfect Mashed Potatoes