Easy-peasy creamy mashed potato

Season
Autumn/Winter
Skill level
Simple
Preparation Time
15 minutes
Cooking Time
20 minutes
Serves
Serves 4
Categories

Read our definitive way to create delicious and creamy mash, every time.

Ingredients

  • 500g potatoes (Desiree works well, but you can use any creamy all-rounder)
  • 75ml hot milk
  • 20g-30g butter (or yogurt or quark for a lower fat option)
  • Sea salt and black pepper

Method

  1. 1Peel the potatoes and chop into quarters or eighths
  2. 2Place in a pan of salted water, bring to the boil and simmer for 15 – 20 minutes until tender.
  3. 3Drain, then mash, mix in the hot milk and butter and season to taste.