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Mashed Potatoes With Cream Fraiche

Mashed Potatoes With Creme Fraiche

Creamy and incredibly flavorful, these Mashed Potatoes With Creme Fraiche and Roasted Garlic are the ONLY mashed potato recipe you need! Super Easy! Try it for yourself!
Course Side Dish
Cuisine French
Keyword Christmas, side dish, Thanksgiving
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 238kcal
Author Iryna



  • Cut the top off garlic head, leaving the cloves exposed, drizzle it with 1 teaspoon of olive oil and sprinkle with 1/4 teaspoon of salt and pepper. Wrap garlic in foil and roast for 25 minutes at 450 F.
    Remove from the oven, unwrap the foil and let the garlic cool.
  • Fill a medium pot with water, add 1 teaspoon of salt and add potatoes. Bring to a boil and cook for 15-20 minutes until potatoes are soft.
  • Drain and return potatoes to the pot, then squeeze roasted garlic our of skins.
    Add Creme Fraîche, 4 tbsp butter and using an old-fashioned potato masher, mash the potatoes until desired consistency.
  • Transfer the potatoes to a serving bowl, drizzle with 1 tablespoon of melted butter, sprinkle with chopped chives and serve immediately. 


Calories: 238kcal | Carbohydrates: 17.2g | Protein: 2.6g | Fat: 18.7g | Saturated Fat: 11.2g | Cholesterol: 44mg | Sodium: 848mg | Potassium: 406mg | Sugar: 0.7g | Calcium: 30mg | Iron: 0.7mg