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Nanny's Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Looking for an easy Nanny's mashed potatoes recipe? Learn how to make Nanny's mashed potatoes using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by violacrb

Makes 4 servings



Basic skin-on mashed potatoes. By boiling the potatoes in salt water, you flavor the skins. This recipe uses a minimal amount of butter.

Recipe Ingredients for Nanny's mashed potatoes

1 kg russet potatoes, cubed, with skins
1 tsp kosher salt
1/2 tsp ground black pepper
1 tsp butter
1/2 cup 2% milk

Recipe Directions for Nanny's mashed potatoes

  1. Boil potatoes in water with 2 tsp salt until fork tender.

  2. Pour off water and mash potatoes.

  3. Stir in milk and butter.

  4. Salt and pepper to taste

Categories

Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 283.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
197
Calories from Fat
16
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.8g
3%
Saturated Fat
1.1g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
5mg
2%
Sodium
616mg
26%
Potassium
1067mg
30%
Total Carbohydrates
40.9g
14%
Dietary Fiber
6.1g
24%
Sugars
4.4g
Protein
5.2g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 82%
Calcium 6% Iron 8%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in potassium
  • High in vitamin B6
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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