Mashed Potatoes are great...however, LOADED mashed potatoes are even better! These mashed potatoes can be a meal all it's own because I promise you- you'll love them and really won't want to eat anything else on your plate. Any leftovers you may have make great potato pancakes the next day!
(Recipe is for for 12-14 guests- divide as needed)
- 5 lbs Russet Potatoes, peeled and cubed
- 6 Tablespoons of butter
- Approximately 1C of Milk (you may use 2% or whole- you may use more or less depending upon how fluffy you like your potatoes)
- 1 C shredded Cheddar cheese
- 6 strips of bacon, crumbled.
- Salt to taste
- Optional: Sour Cream