Pioneer Woman Garlic Mashed Potatoes


In the realm of comforting side dishes, mashed potatoes hold a special place, offering a canvas for creativity and flavors that elevate a meal to a whole new level. Today, we embark on a culinary journey with the Pioneer Woman's Garlic Mashed Potatoes, a recipe that promises not only the familiar warmth of mashed potatoes but also the aromatic allure of garlic. Let's dive into the kitchen and discover the magic of this iconic recipe.


  • 5 lb. Russet Or Yukon Gold Potatoes, Peeled And Rinsed
  • 3 heads To 5 Heads Roasted Garlic
  • 1 1/2 stick Regular Salted Butter (3/4 Cup)
  • 8 oz. weight Softened Cream Cheese
  • 1/2 c. Or So Half-and-half (Or Heavy Cream, If You're Feeling Naughty)
  • Salt To Taste
  • Black Pepper To Taste


  1. (Prep time includes time needed to roast garlic.)
  2. Cut the peeled potatoes into pieces and cook in boiling water until fork-tender. Drain water and return to pot, and mash potatoes over low heat until lots of the steam has escaped.
  3. Next, mash in softened butter, cream cheese, half-and-half, and salt to taste. Dump in three to five heads of roasted garlic cloves; stir together, then check seasoning. Be sure to salt adequately.
  4. Add some fresh ground black pepper, and serve with one or two roasted garlic cloves on top. Serve with steak and expect to be worshipped and kissed for at least 38 hours.

The Garlic Infusion

The key to the Pioneer Woman's Garlic Mashed Potatoes is the roasted garlic. Roasting the garlic imparts a sweet and mellow flavor, transforming it into a creamy paste that blends seamlessly with the mashed potatoes. The result is a dish that marries the richness of butter and cream with the subtle, savory notes of roasted garlic.


As I savor a forkful of Pioneer Woman's Garlic Mashed Potatoes, I'm reminded of the simple yet transformative power of garlic. The roasted cloves elevate the familiar mashed potato experience, offering a symphony of flavors that dance on the palate. Whether accompanying a hearty roast or standing alone as a comfort food hero, these garlic-infused mashed potatoes are a testament to the Pioneer Woman's culinary prowess. The aroma of roasted garlic lingers, making every bite a celebration of home-cooked goodness. A truly delightful dish that proves once again, simplicity paired with the right ingredients can create culinary magic.

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