Celery Root Mash

celery root mash

Recipe by Janet Taylor McCracken

Active TimeTotal TimeServings

15 minutes

35 minutes



  • 2 large celery roots, peeled and cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 3 large Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and cut into 2-inch cubes
  • 1 cup whole milk, warmed
  • 1 stick butter, at room temperature, plus 2 tbsp. melted butter


1. In a large pot, add enough water to cover the celery roots and potatoes by 1 inch. Bring to a boil; salt the water and reduce heat to medium. Simmer until tender, about 20 minutes; drain. 

2. Working in batches in a food processor, puree the vegetables; return to the pot. Mash in the milk and 1 stick butter; season with salt and pepper. Transfer to a large bowl. Swirl the top; drizzle with the melted butter and top with pepper. 

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