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Onion Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Potato Trivia from thehotpotato.com

Did you know…

One medium size potato contains only 100 calories.

They are fat-free, cholesterol-free, and sodium free; and they provide Vitamin C, B Vitamins plus minerals like potassium, copper, magnesium and iron.

A potato is about 80% water and 20% solid.

The average American eats 140 pounds of potatoes per year.

Germans eat more than 200 pounds per year.

Onion Garlic Mashed Potatoes

4 medium potatoes (1-1/2 lbs)
3/4 cup coarsely chopped onion
3-1/2 tsp Watkins Garlic Liquid Spice
1 tsp salt, more or less to taste
Milk
1/2 tsp Watkins Parsley
Watkins Pepper , to taste
Peel potatoes and cut into 1-inch/2.5-cm cubes. Place place potatoes and onion in saucepan along with Garlic
Liquid Spice, salt and enough water to cover. Bring to a boil; simmer 15 minutes or until
potatoes are tender. Drain. Mash potatoes, adding milk and beating to desired consistency.
Add parsley and pepper. Serve hot. Makes 6 servings.

Bon appetit!

Terry