How long do you boil potatoes for mashed potatoes?

Answer A University of Mississippi recipe for mashed potatoes instructs boiling 5 pounds of fresh peeled and quartered potatoes in water in a pot for approximately 30 minutes, or until the boiled potatoes... Read More »

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How long does it take to boil potatoes for mashed potatoes?

If potatoes are cut into 2-inch cubes before cooking them, they will need to boil about 15 to 20 minutes before you can mash them. If boiled whole, the potatoes will take longer, depending on what ... Read More »

How long do I boil potatoes for mashed potatoes?

You should boil your potatoes for as long as it takes for them to soften, which could be between 15 and 30 minutes. You should be able to poke a fork through the potatoes easily. If you cut the pot... Read More »

Cajun Potatoes or Garlic Dill Potatoes Mustard or Mayo on Sandwiches Mashed Potatoes or Fried Rice?

Cajun Potatoes :)Mustard, definitely...mayo grosses me out unless it's mixed in with something (like deviled eggs or potato salad). Tough one...I love both but I think I have to pick mashed potatoes.

Can I freeze cooked potatoes to make mashed potatoes with later?

You can freeze cooked potatoes; it is raw potatoes that don't freeze well, according to the Michigan State University Extension office. You can freeze the potatoes as they are. Also, you may mash t... Read More »