Sour Cream and Chive Mashed Potatoes #SundaySupper

These easy sour cream and chive mashed potatoes are a simple way to add a special touch to your holiday meal.

Fancy enough for a holiday, easy enough for a Tuesday sour cream and chive mashed potatoes are versatile. #SundaySupper

The holiday season is upon us. I love this time of year because it gives me a chance to make those special recipes that only make an appearance during holiday celebrations.

We have already done our family Thanksgiving dinner. Because of work and various other family commitments we decided to have it early. My mom and I will have a smaller dinner on Thanksgiving day so I get my favorites more than once.

These sour cream and chive mashed potatoes are house famous. Whenever I announce I’m making these I hear sounds of delight. Unless, it’s one of the bigger auntlings. They won’t touch the mashed potatoes with green stuff in it.

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These simple potatoes take only five ingredients and not much more time than your usual mashed potatoes. You can use either fresh or dried chives and the finished recipe will still taste great.

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Sour Cream and Chive Mashed Potatoes #SundaySupper

Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Author Micha @ Cookin' Mimi

Ingredients

  • 2 to 2 1/2 pounds potatoes
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup minced fresh or 1 heaping Tablespoon dried chives
  • Salt to taste

Instructions

  1. Peel potatoes if desired and cube
  2. Place in a large pot of salted water
  3. Cover and bring to a boil
  4. Reduce heat and cook for 15 to 20 minutes or until fork tender
  5. Drain and return to pot
  6. Add the butter and sour cream and mash
  7. Pour in the milk and mash until creamy
  8. Stir in the chives
  9. Season with salt if needed

Sour Cream and Chive Mashed Potatoes are great for holidays or weeknight dinners. Easy to make with great flavor these potatoes are family pleasing.

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Comments

  1. Mashed potatoes with sour cream and chives are classic! Perfect for a holiday side dish.

  2. I love how you’ve fancied-up plain mashed potatoes with very little extra effort. They look yummy!

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