Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are the perfect side dish for any holiday feast!


2-3 lbs. of russet potatoes peeled and diced

4-5 medium cloves of fresh garlic peeled and left whole

½ cup of milk

1/3 cup of butter

2 tbsp. fresh chopped chives


1. In large pot boil potatoes and garlic cloves until potatoes are soft but not mushy

2. Drain potatoes – do not discard garlic cloves

3. Add butter and milk to potatoes and whip potatoes and garlic cloves until creamy

4. Season with salt and pepper to taste

4. Stir in fresh chives