Mashed potatoes are a must at Thanksgiving, and this bacon cheddar mashed potatoes recipe gives the average potato a gourmet upgrade. Topped with a savory trio of bacon, cheddar, and green onions, you can’t go wrong with this creamy dish!
- 2 1/2 lbs cubed peeled baking potatoes
- 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- 1 cup milk
- 2 tbsp sour cream
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1/2 tsp pepper
- 4 bacon slices cooked & crumbled
- green onions (optional)
- Place potatoes in saucepan, cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat. Simmer 15 minutes until tender.
- Drain and return potatoes to pan. Add cheese, sour cream, and milk; mash to desired consistency.
- Cook 2 min or until heated thoroughly, stirring constantly. Stir in remaining ingredients.
- Prep Time: 30 min
- Cook Time: 20 min
- Category: Side Dish
- Cuisine: American
Keywords: bacon mashed potatoes, cheesy mashed potatoes