Cream Cheese Mashed Potatoes

Cream Cheese Mashed Potatoes

Rich and creamy mashed potatoes that are loaded with tons of flavor 🙂


Ingredients
5 lb russett potatoes
4 garlic cloves, minced
6 oz reduced fat cream cheese
4 tbsp butter
1 cup fat free milk
1 tbsp salt
1 tbsp pepper
Garnish with fresh chopped parsley (optional)

Instructions
Fill a large stock pot 3/4 of the way with cold water
Peel each potato and cut into 2 inch pieces and place in pot with water
Stir in minced garlic
Cover pot and bring to a boil over medium-high heat
Cook until potatoes are fork tender, about 20 minutes
Drain potatoes & garlic through a colander and return potatoes to the same pot and place back on the stove over medium heat and stir to help potatoes dry out some
In a large microwavable measuring cup place cream cheese and butter into microwave and cook for 1 minutes, stirring after 30 seconds
Stir in milk, salt & pepper
Pour half of the butter mixture into the potatoes and using a hand mixer begin to whip up the potatoes until smooth, adding in more liquid as needed
Taste and adjust seasoning as needed
Serve with fresh chopped parsley
ENJOY!!

Each serving is 6 WW+ points