Thanksgiving Mashed Potato Recipes
There's no better turkey dinner side dish than a heaping pile of mashed potatoes. Whether you like yours cheesy, creamy, buttery or even sprinkled with bacon, these recipes are the definition of crowd-favorites.
Mix up your potatoes with turnips, a white root vegetable that'll add a zip of flavor to your mash. Then, top it off with shallots crisped to perfection.
Maple-Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Make these sweet and simple potatoes even more simple: Skip peeling, just roast the potatoes in their skins before mashing!
Golden Potato Mash
Make your mashed potatoes as creamy as possible by adding heavy cream. Add a sprinkling of crumbled bacon over top for a salty crunch.
Mashed Potato Layer Bake
Pile layers and layers of cheesy and creamy potato goodness into one unforgettable side dish.
Hummus Shiitake Mashed Potatoes
Save time without sacrificing taste in this mushroom and potato dish using store bought hummus. For a lighter version, swap out the heavy cream and replace it with milk.
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Creaminess is key in homemade mashed potatoes, so maximize richness by mixing cream cheese into the dish.
Chive Mashed Potatoes
This recipe puts your mixer to work! Throw the cooked spuds into the bowl, set the speed on low, and add the cream mixture a cup at a time. Then, whip 'em on high for one minute.
Buttery Mashed Potatoes
Now, this is what we call simple, traditional, comfort food.
Potato Mash with Mix-Ins
Clean out your fridge of leftover veggies in this mashed potato dish that allows everybody to mix-in just what he or she wants -- genius!
Creamy Mashed Potatoes
The secret weapon in this mashed potato dish is the creme fraiche, which gives it ultimate creaminess.
Manchego Smashed Potatoes
For those who like their potatoes smashed, not mashed, try this thick, Manchego cheese-filled dish.
Whether you're keeping it meat-free or want to kick back with a make-ahead menu, we've gathered some of our best Thanksgiving menus for you to browse through.