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Paris mashed potato recipe

Find a decadant recipe for mashed potato in Kidspot's best recipe finder. This recipe uses milk, cream and butter. Find more on Kidspot New Zealand

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Ingredients:

  • 1kg floury potatoes, peeled
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup cream
  • 100g butter
  • Salt and pepper for seasoning

Method:

Cut potatoes into even sized pieces. Cover with cold water and bring to the boil. Salt.

Simmer until tender and drain into a colander and leave for steam to rise off for 2-3 mins.

Heat milk, cream and butter in the microwave for 1-11/2 minutes.

Pass potatoes through a potato ricer or mouli into a bowl and start to whip in the hot cream, milk and butter mixture a little at a time until all ingredients are combined and light and fluffy.

Notes

  • I find Desiree potatoes works well with this recipe.
  • This is ultra-rich special occasion potatoes so don't worry too much about the kilojoule count.
  • This is called Paris Mash because it's a particularly French version of mashed potato - loads of butter and cream!
  • This Paris Mash recipe was created by Jennifer Cheung for Kidspot, New Zealand's best recipe finder.