Mashed Potato Casserole

Mashed Potato Casserole


"Wake up your mashed potatoes with Cheddar cheese, sour cream, chives, and a topping of fried onions and bacon. It's like a stuffed potato in a casserole dish!"


1 h 10 m servings 531 cals
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



  • Calories:
  • 531 kcal
  • 27%
  • Fat:
  • 31.6 g
  • 49%
  • Carbs:
  • 48.2g
  • 16%
  • Protein:
  • 11.7 g
  • 23%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 71 mg
  • 24%
  • Sodium:
  • 2007 mg
  • 80%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Heat the oven to 325 degrees F. Butter a 1 1/2-quart casserole dish.
  2. Place potatoes in a 3-quart saucepan; cover with cold water. Add 1 tablespoon of salt. Bring to a boil. Cover, reduce heat, and cook for 20 minutes or until fork-tender. Drain the potatoes. Put pan back on burner for 1 minute, shaking the pan until the potatoes are dry. Mash the potatoes with potato masher or mixer. Add the butter, sour cream, cheese, chives and remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt. Mash or stir until mixed well.
  3. Spoon the mixture into a casserole dish. Bake the potatoes for 20 to 25 minutes or until hot. Remove from oven and sprinkle with onions and cooked bacon pieces. Return the dish to the oven and bake for an additional 5 minutes.
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  1. 67 Ratings


Very easy--which I appreciated. To make it a little lighter, I only used a scant quarter cup of reduced-fat sour cream and a scant quarter cup of plain fat free yogurt. I only used a pinch of sa...

The potatoes were really good. I will mix the bacon and onions into the potatoes next and see how that turns out.

Was a huge hit with the family! Very tasty dish to go with about anything!

This makes up ahead of time really well. I took it up to the point of baking, the day before Thanksgiving and I cooked and crumbled bacon and left in plastic baggie the day before as well. Tha...

I doubled the recipe and it fit into a 9 X 13 casserole dish perfectly. I didn't quite have the full two cups of sour cream but really it was just fine with less. I didn't pre-melt the butter, j...

DELICIOUS! Simple, easy to put together and was enjoyed by everyone!

This recipe earned rave reviews from my kids, my wife, and my mother in law! It was very easy to make and tastes wonderfully.

This meal was awesome. All my kids and husband ate this!!!! I did do a twist. I did not add any salt (because of butter already having it). We had left over mashed potatoes from Thanksgiving use...

VERY rich! Would only add half the butter and half sour cream.