Mashed Potatoes with Cheese & Chives

  • 3 lb Yukon gold potatoes, peeled and quartered
  • 2/3 cup heavy cream
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp pepper
  • 2/3 cup (5 oz) cream cheese
  • 1/3 cup grated sharp cheddar cheese
  • 3 Tbsp fresh chives, chopped

 

Preparation Serves 10

Place potatoes in a large pot, and cover with water; bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 10 minutes or until tender. Drain. Return potatoes to pot; add the cream, salt and pepper.

Mash the potato mixture with a potato masher to desired consistency. Add the cheeses and chives; stir just until blended. Taste and add salt and pepper if needed.