How to Make Best Tasting And Creamy Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes
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Recipe type: Side
Cuisine: American
  • Russet potatoes- 5, peeled & quartered
  • Water- 1 cup
  • Salt- ½ tsp
  • Ground black pepper- ⅛ tsp
  • Butter, unsalted- 2 tbsp
  • Milk or Cream- ¼ cup
  • Grated cheddar cheese
  • Ground black pepper- a few pinches
  • Green onions, chopped- ¼ cup
  1. Add potatoes to the stainless steel pot-along with water, salt, and ground black pepper.
  2. Close with the lid.
  3. Select pressure cook, set time to 15 minutes at high pressure.
  4. After 15 minutes of pressure cooking, do a quick pressure release.
  5. Open the lid.
  6. Drain the water from the cooked potatoes.
  7. Mash the potatoes using a spoon.
  8. Add butter, milk, and cheese; mash well without any lumps.
  9. Add ground black pepper and green onions; combine well.
  10. Serve along with seafood, chicken, steak or mixed veggies.
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