Mashed potatoes and gravy are one of the favorite combinations on Thanksgiving plates. Our suggested recipes have different flavorings and cooking options so you can choose the one that works best:
These extra-special garlic mashed potatoes are loaded with flavor. Butter and milk help with the creamy texture but feel free to replace them for dairy-free beverages and margarine if there are dietary needs at your table. If your stovetop is covered with other dishes and the oven isn't an option, make these Instant Pot mashed potatoes. Cooked in a fraction of the time, you can forget about them and work on other things. If everything is ready and you forgot to make the mashed potatoes, don't panic! Follow this 16-minute preparation for microwave mashed potatoes.
These garlic mashed potatoes are the perfect side dish for your Thanksgiving dinner.
Extra-virgin olive oil, for drizzling
1 , head garlic, top sliced off
4 lb. , Red Bliss potatoes, peeled and chopped
1 1/2 , sticks butter, melted