Simple 3-Ingredient Mashed Potato Mix-Ins

 Thanksgiving, Featured Article, Holidays, Quick & Easy, Recipes, Seasonal Foods, Special Occasions
on November 20, 2014
3-Ingredient Mashed Potatoes
Illustrated by Katie Eberts

Thank goodness for mashed potatoes. Unlike cranberry sauce and stuffing, you’ll be hard-pressed to find folks who dismiss the homemade whipped side as “just not for them” at a holiday table. Perhaps this is partly due to their incredible versatility—from savory to sweet, mashed potatoes can be dressed up in countless ways with minimal effort to suit any taste.

Below, we have listed 14 creative recipe concepts calling for just three ingredients each. Start with your favorite mashed potato recipe and then add and adjust the flavor combinations to taste. Note: Some concepts are linked to full recipes!

3-Ingrident Mashed Potatoes |

Illustrated by Katie Eberts

Russet, Red, Yukon and Yellow Potato Concepts


Sweet Potato Concepts