Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

January 13, 2017 by Jenny Melrose

 Mashed potatoes are a favorite of mine and these Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes will not disappoint.

Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

These creamy garlic mashed potatoes are absolutely delicious!

Jennie here, stopping by from The Diary of a Real Housewife to share with you one of my favorites! Mashed potatoes are one of my favorite foods. I remember being pregnant with my first, and all I ever wanted to eat was mashed potatoes. I mean I could have had them for breakfast… I might have actually had them for breakfast for a few times during that craving. Even not pregnant I really enjoy mashed potatoes and think they make the perfect side dish… or breakfast 😉

This is such a simple recipe for creamy garlic mashed potatoes!

 Simple to make and so yummy! I hope you enjoy these Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes!

Stop and and check out some of my other yummy potato recipes,

– Easy Baked Cheesy Ranch Potatoes

– Baked Parmesan Garlic Fries

– World’s Best Mashed Potatoes

These creamy garlic mashed potatoes are the perfect side dish!


Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

These easy creamy garlic mashed potatoes are loaded with flavor and are the perfect side dish to any meal! This recipe is simple and wholesome!


  • 3 lb Russet potatoes
  • 1 tbsp salt
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • 1 cup half and half
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 3 tbsp garlic minced


  1. Peel and dice potatoes and place them into a large pot then cover with water

  2. Bring to a boil then reduce heat to medium, and allow to cook until potatoes are tender.

  3. Once potatoes are fork tender drain water and return to pot.

  4. Add half and half, garlic, butter, and sour cream to the potatoes.

  5. Use a hand mixer to whip potatoes until creamy and smooth.

More Recipes for YOU:

These are the perfect mashed potatoes!World’s Best Mashed Potatoes

Delicious baked parmesan garlic fries!Baked Parmesan Garlic Fries

This slow-cooker cheesy potato casserole is a yummy side for any meal!Slow Cooker Cheesy Potato Casserole


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