These Slow Cooker Creamy Mashed Potatoes are the perfect dish for Thanksgiving or large gatherings. Plus, it’s an easy recipe you can make on a busy day!
When cooking a big meal, it’s nice to have some of your side dishes done ahead of time and keeping warm in the slow cooker.
Mashed potatoes are a staple for Thanksgiving dinner, Christmas dinner, or even Sunday dinner. You don’t have to save them for special occasions and they’re perfect to go with any hearty meal!
With this slow cooker creamy mashed potatoes recipe, you will get the most creamy, flavorful, butter, and delicious mashed potatoes you’ve ever tasted. They’re the fluffiest mashed potatoes and have the best smooth texture – the whole family will love them!
Making our Slow Cooker Creamy Mashed Potatoes with Red Potatoes:
I don’t know about you, but mashed potatoes are one of my favorite dishes for holiday dinners. Add a little gravy (try our How To Make Turkey Gravy From Scratch) and you’ve hit the jackpot!
This recipe for creamy slow cooker mashed red potatoes might just be the talk of dinner.
Creamy mashed potatoes with sour cream are probably not something many people would think to combine together, but you’ll change your mind with this delicious recipe.
Try these creamy Mashed Potatoes you make in the Instant Pot!
How Many Potatoes Will I Need To Make Slow Cooker Creamy Mashed Potatoes?
Trying to figure out how much to make without having too many leftovers, or worse, not enough Slow Cooker Creamy Mashed Potatoes?
When it comes to knowing how many pounds of potatoes you need to make mashed potatoes for the number of guests coming, THIS is the best little calculator for that, we like to use.
You might want to try another favorite potato recipe. This Twice Baked Potato Casserole is a family favorite!
Ingredients for Slow Cooker Creamy Mashed Potatoes?
- Red potatoes
- Minced garlic
- Chicken boullion cubes
- Sour cream (lite or fat-free is fine)
- Butter (lite or fat-free is fine)
- White ground pepper (optional)
I love to sprinkle some with white ground pepper (you can just get it at the grocery store on the spices aisle). It adds and incredible flavor to these (but a little bit goes a long way)!
If you want to add even more flavor to these delicious creamy mashed potatoes, you can try and make these Homemade Ranch Seasoning Mix and add 2-3 Tablespoons to the mashed potato mixture.
IF YOU LOVE CHEESY POTATOES, BE SURE TO CHECK OUT OUR MOM’S AMAZING SLOW COOKER CHEESY POTATOES!