Spinach and Sweet Corn Mashed Potatoes

Published June 12, 2013 by fredripsampl

Spinach and Sweet Corn Mashed Potatoes


Prep time: 10 mins
Cook time: COOK 25 mins
Servings: Original recipe makes 4 to 6 servings


Fresh spinach and sweet corn blended with mashed potatoes. Yum Yum!


Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 pounds new potatoes, scrubbed and quartered
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 1/2 cups whole kernel corn
  • 1 (10 ounce) package fresh spinach, stems removed
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons minced garlic

Directions

Place potatoes in a pot and cover with water. Bring to a boil and add 1/4 teaspoon salt. Boil until potatoes are tender, about 15 minutes. Drain water and mash potatoes together with butter and heavy cream until light and fluffy. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Heat a large skillet over medium heat. Pour in olive oil and saute corn 2 to 3 minutes. Stir spinach and garlic into skillet and saute an additional 1 minute, until spinach is wilted. Fold mixture into mashed potatoes. Adjust seasonings and serve immediately.

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