6 Mashed Potato Stir-Ins for the Ultimate Side Dish
Looking to take your mashed potatoes up a notch? Mashed potatoes are a classic holiday side dish. No celebration is complete without a bowl of silky spuds, but you know what makes them even better? Add-ins! From cheese to vegetables, seasonings, herbs, and even bacon, we have you covered. Check out these creative mashed potato stir-ins for the ultimate side dish!
1. Garlic-Dill Mashed PotaotesGarlic-Dill Mashed Potaotes
This version is made in the slow cooker with skin-on red potatoes adding textural interest. Making mashed potatoes in the slow cooker also helps keep them moist, locking in the moisture while they cook. Add a good helping of dill and garlic, and voila! Get the recipe for Garlic-Dill Mashed Potatoes here.
2. Mascarpone and Roasted Red Pepper Mashed PotatoesMascarpone and Roasted Red Pepper Mashed Potatoes
Mascarpone adds zesty smooth taste and texture to these tubers. Roasted red pepper and fresh parsley amp up the flavor profile to complement any meal. Get the recipe for Mascarpone and Roasted Red Pepper Mashed Potatoes here.
3. Butternut Squash Mashed PotatoesButternut Squash Mashed Potatoes
Butternut squash is a classic fall flavor, so why not combine it with mashed potatoes for a sweet version of the classic side dish? The next time you make butternut squash soup, set aside a little portion to toss into your taters! Get the recipe for Butternut Squash Mashed Potatoes here.
6. Horseradish Mashed PotatoesHorseradish Mashed Potatoes
Add a little sinus-clearing horseradish to your silky mash. These creamy potatoes sport caramelized onions, horseradish, and Dijon mustard for quite the kick -- perfect for adding to any family meal. Get the recipe for Horseradish Mashed Potatoes here.