Mashed potatoes recipe

Recipes that will teach you how to make mashed potatoes and other potato meals..

Cinnamon Potato Rolls Recipe


Cinnamon Potato Rolls Recipe
Serves: 18
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Learn how to make sweet cinnamon potato rolls for a lovely holiday dessert. You will love the ease of this recipe; in addition, it serves a lot of people and that makes it a real holiday treat especially when you have guests. Try this recipe and your guests will be impressed by the results: light-textured, tender and delicious potato rolls. These rolls have a nice crust on the outside and a mouthwatering cinnamon filling on the inside. Simple baking skills are needed to make these rolls. Truly, this is such a worth trying recipe. Now, here’s how to make these.
  • ¾ cup sugar (170 g)
  • ¾ cup hot mashed potatoes (170 g)
  • 1½ cups water (110 to 115 degrees)
  • 2 (1/4 ounce) packages active dry yeast (7 g)
  • ½ cup butter or ½ cup margarine, softened (115 g)
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons salt (10 g)
  • 6½ cups all-purpose flour (715 g)
  • FILLING: 1⅓ cups packed brown sugar (300 g)
  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon (2.5 g)
  • 3 tablespoons cream (45 g)
  • 4 tablespoons of flour (60 g)
  • 2 tablespoons butter or 2 tablespoons margarine, softened (30 g)
  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine sugar and mashed potatoes. Add water and yeast, and then mix well.
  2. Cover and let it rise in a warm place for one hour.
  3. Meanwhile, combine all filling ingredients (brown sugar, ground cinnamon, cream, flour and butter/margarine). Set aside.
  4. Mix in butter, eggs and salt to the risen dough and gradually add the flour.
  5. Place onto a lightly floured surface; knead until smooth and elastic for 6-8 minutes.
  6. Divide dough into half. On a floured surface, roll each portion into a 12inch by 12 inch square pan.
  7. Divide filling, pour and spread evenly over each square.
  8. Roll up each in a jelly-roll style, and cut into small cylindrical rolls.
  9. Place in a greased 9 by 9inch baking pan. Cover and let the rolls rise in a warm place until doubled, about 1 hour.
  10. Bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 35-40 minutes or until golden.
  11. Serve warm.
If desired, sprinkle potato rolls with confectioners’ sugar icing.

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Loaded Sweet Potato Pie Recipe


Loaded Sweet Potato Pie Recipe
Serves: 10
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This recipe teaches you how to make a sweet potato pie and its pie crust. It is divided into two parts, the first is about making the pie crust, and the second one teaches you how to prepare the pie filling. This recipe is so easy; it doesn’t require any special baking skills. Truly, this pie will enchant you with its delicious flavor and its sweet aroma that’s lent by the cinnamon and vanilla. Now, here are the steps in making this sweet potato pie.
  • CRUST: 1¼ cups all-purpose flour (140 g)
  • ¼ teaspoon salt (1.25 g)
  • ½ cup shortening, chilled (113 g)
  • 3 tablespoons ice water (45 ml)
  • FILLING: 1 (15 ounce) can cut sweet potatoes, drained and mashed (420 g)
  • 2 tablespoons butter, softened (30 g)
  • ½ cup white sugar (115 g)
  • ½ cup brown sugar (115 g)
  • ½ cup evaporated milk (120 ml)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tablespoon flour (15 g)
  • ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg (2.5 g)
  • ½ teaspoon plus 2 dashes ground cinnamon (2.5 g)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extracts (5 ml)
  1. First, make the pie crust; whisk the flour and salt together in a medium size bowl.
  2. Blend the cold shortening until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Pour 2 to 3 tablespoons ice water over flour.
  3. Toss mixture with a fork to moisten, adding more water gradually, a few drops at a time until the dough holds together.
  4. Carefully gather dough particles together into a ball, wrap in plastic wrap and chill for at least 30 minutes before rolling.
  5. Roll out dough, and line in an 8¼" x 1¼"inch foil pie plate.
  6. To prepare the pie filling, preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  7. Place well drained sweet potatoes in medium sized mixing bowl. Stir in softened butter and mix well with mixer.
  8. Stir in sugars, evaporated milk, eggs, flour, nutmeg, cinnamon and vanilla. Beat on medium speed until mixture is smooth.
  9. Pour filling into the unbaked pie crust.
  10. Bake at 350 degrees for 60 minutes, or until knife inserted in center comes out clean. Let it cool for a few minutes before slicing.
  11. Slice into wedges, serve and enjoy!

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Spiced Pork and Potato Pie Recipe


Spiced Pork and Potato Pie Recipe
Serves: 6
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Try this great recipe for a rewarding lunch or dinner. This is usually served as dessert, but this type could be served as a main course. The pie filling will definitely satisfy you, and the golden pie crust will make you crave for more. The best thing about this dish is its ease and promptness. It could be done easily and hassle-free. Simply follow the few quick steps outlined below.
  • 1 medium potato, cut into chunks
  • 1 teaspoon sunflower oil (5 ml)
  • 500 ground lean pork
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, chopped
  • ¼ teaspoon ground nutmeg (1.25 g)
  • ¼ teaspoon all spice (1.25 g)
  • ¼ teaspoon cinnamon (1.25 ml)
  • 100 ml stock
  • 400 g short crust pastry, ready made
  • 1 egg, beaten
  1. First, heat the oven to gas mark 6.
  2. Cook the potato into a boiling salted water until tender, drain and mash. Set aside to cool.
  3. In a non stick pan, heat oil, add the ground pork and onion and sauté until browned.
  4. Add garlic spices and sprinkle plenty of pepper, a little salt, and continue cooking until browned.
  5. Remove from heat. Combine pork-spices mixture into mashed potato and set aside to cool.
  6. Roll our pasty and line base of a 20- 23cm pie tin. Fill pastry with pork mixture and brush edges of pastry to seal, trimming off excess.
  7. Prick the top of the pastry case to allow steam to escape and glaze top with the beaten egg.
  8. Bake for 30 minutes until crisp and golden.
  9. Slice into wedges, serve and enjoy!
It’s best served with a crisp green salad.

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Easy Irish Cinnamon Potato Candy Recipe

Easy Irish Cinnamon Potato Candy Recipe
Serves: 36
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Here’s a recipe that ends up into real tasty and sweet-smelling candies. It’s a one degree in difficulty level. You could easily make these candies anytime at your home. Serve easy Irish cinnamon potato candies as yummy desserts for holiday treats. Not only children would love these but everyone at your home.
  • ½ cup mashed potatoes (115 g)
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla (2.5 ml)
  • 1 lb sifted confectioners' sugar (455 g)
  • 2 tablespoons ground cinnamon (30 g)
  1. In a mixing bowl, mix mashed potatoes and vanilla.
  2. Adding one cup at a time, stir in enough confectioners' sugar to form stiff, non-sticky dough. (The amount of sugar needed will depend on moisture of potatoes. Baked potatoes tend to be drier than boiled; leftovers tend to be drier than fresh.)
  3. With about 1 teaspoon of mixture for each candy, shape them into small irregular balls (like new potatoes) and lay down on wax paper to remove moisture before coating.
  4. In a plastic bag with ground cinnamon, toss candies a few at a time. Shake off excess cinnamon.
  5. Store candies in refrigerator to chill.
  6. Serve potato candies and enjoy!

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Mashed Potato Pancake Recipe

Making mashed potato pancakes is extremely easy. In fact, it is so easy that it is a great recipe for you to make with young children or for a quick breakfast or dinner meal. Since the pancakes include potatoes they are full of good healthy ingredients that are sure to fill your family while keeping them lean and healthy. Mashed potato pancakes are the perfect treat for a cold snowy day or a wet rainy day. They are a classic souther treat but are becoming increasingly popular up north and out west and the word has begun to travel about the delicacy that exists in a mashed potato pancake. (more…)

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