Fluffy Mashed Potatoes

From One Great Thanksgiving

Fluffy Mashed Potatoes

Why This Recipe Works

We wanted a mashed potato recipe that allowed more of the prep work to be done in advance (who wants burnt fingers from peeling hot potatoes?) but still delivered a fully smooth mash with robust, earthy flavor. So in our mashed potato recip...

Why This Recipe Works

We wanted a mashed potato recipe that allowed more of the prep work to be done in advance (who wants burnt fingers from peeling hot potatoes?) but still delivered a fully smooth mash with robust, earthy flavor. So in our mashed potato recipe, we peeled and steamed the potatoes rather than boiling them and rinsed them midway through cooking to prevent them from getting gummy and starchy during prolonged exposure to cooking water.

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One Great ThanksgivingSeason 9, Ep. 907

By tweaking our traditional Thanksgiving bird, we create a recipe for moist roast turkey that’s packed with bright herb flavor in every bite. As for the potatoes, we focus on a new technique to make c...