Hot Eats and Cool Reads: Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Creamy Mushroom Gravy Recipe

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Creamy Mushroom Gravy Recipe



This is one of my favorite gravy recipes! I mentioned it in my Classic Crispy Baked Chicken post a couple days ago! My Mom would make this alot when I was growing up, and it's a great comfort food for me! I've made a few changes, but it still tastes amazing! I also love this mashed potato recipe! The garlic gives it a great flavor. Enjoy!

Garlic Mashed Potatoes (print recipe)

What you need:
5-6 medium- large potatoes, cut into cubes
4 cloves garlic, skins removed
1 tablespoon butter
1/2 cup milk
1/4 cup sour cream

Directions:
Boil potatoes and garlic cloves until potatoes are tender, about 15-20 minutes. Drain. In a large bowl, mash potatoes, garlic, butter, milk and sour cream until smooth.

Creamy Mushroom Gravy (print recipe)

What you need:
1 tablespoon butter
1/4 cup onion, diced
2 cloves garlic, minced
1- 10.5 ounce can cream of mushroom soup
2 dried sage leaves, crumbled
1/4 cup chicken broth or drippings from Classic Crispy Baked Chicken
salt and pepper if desired

Directions:
In a medium saucepan, saute butter and garlic in butter until tender, about 10 minutes. Add soup, sage, broth and salt and pepper. Simmer over medium low for about 10 minutes.

This recipe was shared at:
Whatcha Whipped Up Wednesday at DJ's Sugar Shack
Recipe Linky at Newlyweds
Totally Tasty Tuesdays at Mandy's Recipe Box
All My Bloggy Friends at Love Bakes Good Cakes
Tuesday Talent Show at Chef in Training
Mealtime Monday at Couponing and Cooking
The Bulletin Board at Mrs Happy Homemaker
Mix it Up Monday at Flour Me With Love
Scrumptious Sunday at Addicted to Recipes
Church Supper at Everyday Mom's Meals
Weekend Potluck at The Better Baker
Foodie Friends Friday at A Lil Country Sugar
Fantastic Thursday at Five Little Chefs
Thursdays Treasures at Recipes for my Boys
Creative Thursday at Michelle's Tasty Creations
Tasty Thursdays at Mandatory Mooch

25 comments:

  1. As much as I love gravy, I'm really diggin' the garlic mashed potatoes!

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    1. The garlic mashed potatoes are quite amazing!! I love to eat them plain :)

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    2. Thank you for sharing your garlic mashed potatoes last week at All my Bloggy Friends :)

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  2. I love white gravy. These potatoes look pretty good too!

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  3. I love a good mashed potato recipe! Thanks for sharing on Foodie Friends Friday!

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  4. My son LOVES mashed potatoes and I know he would just love this recipe. Thank you!

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  5. I love mashed potatoes. These look really good! Thanks for sharing on Foodie Friends Friday! Don't forget to come back and VOTE on Sunday!

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  6. If I make mash potatoes at home... My husband tells me he has teeth... He doesn't think I should mash the potatoes before I serve them... although we pound yams into a paste... these look wonderful. Thanks for sharing on Foodie Friends Friday and hope you will join us next week for more great recipes.

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    1. LOL that's cute! Pounding yams into paste sounds like quite the project! Thanks so much Marlys!

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  7. I can never have too many mashed potato recipes : )

    Thanks for sharing at Mealtime Monday!

    Kaylee
    www.couponingncooking.com

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  8. My mouth is watering!!! This is one of my favorite comfort foods, and your recipe looks delicious!
    Blessings,
    Leslie

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  9. Oh my gosh! these look so good! I love garlic mashed potatoes. i cant wait to try this recipe out. I found you over at the All my Bloggy Friends hop and am now following you! I'd love it if you would follow me back at www.battlingthehomefront.com

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    1. Thanks so much! Glad you found me and I am now following back!

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  10. Yummy, what could be better, such a great combination. Welcome back to Newlyweds Recipe linky, hope you had a great summer. Please don't forget to link back so others can join in too.

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  11. What a great recipe for comfort food!! Thanks so much for linking up to Tasty Thursdays at The Mandatory Mooch. I hope you will link up again this week. The party will be live tonight!! www.mandatorymooch.blogspot.com

    Thanks, Nichi

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  12. My potato boy is going to love your recipe. Please share it today on foodie friday at simple living.

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