Mashed Potatoes with Buttermilk and Bacon

Buttermilk-Bacon Mashed Potatoes



1/4 cup crumpled cooked soy or turkey bacon
2 Tablespoons chopped green onions
3 medium Russet potatoes
6 tablespoons low-fat buttermilk
Salt and pepper to taste


Leave skin on or peel potatoes. Cut into 1-inch chunks. Place potato pieces in medium pot and pour over enough water (or reduced-sodium broth) to cover.

Set pan over high heat and bring to a boil. Boil 10 minutes, or until tender. Drain, then shake potatoes over low heat 1 minute to dry.

Mash with a potato masher or fork. Mix in buttermilk, bacon and onions. Season with salt and pepper.

How to Serve it Up

Round Dinner Plate
Compartment Plate
Dinner Plate