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Mashed Potatoes

This is a delicious mashed potato recipe made with milk and butter and baking potatoes with a hint of pepper.

For US to UK equivalents see this rough guide

Recipe Ingredients:

  • 1/2 kg potatoes
  • 1/2up butter
  • 100 ml milk
  • 5 tbsp pepper
  • Salt to taste


Chop large potatoes or keep them whole if they are small. Boil potatoes in a pan of water.

Peel the potatoes and mash them adding gradually milk, butter, salt and pepper to taste.

Mix the potatoes well and serve as a side dish with meat or fish course of your choice.

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For US to UK equivalents for food weights and measurements see this rough guide

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