"After all the trouble you go to, you get about as much actual "food" out of eating an artichoke as you would from licking 30 or 40 postage stamps."--Miss Piggy

Head For the Hills....Potato Hills That Is Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Head For the Hills....Potato Hills That Is, by , is from Connie's Guide to Great Food, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Connie Susa

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
5-6 potatoes, washed, peeled and cut into quarters (I prefer Yukon Gold if you can get them)
6-7 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled into pieces
4 green onions, chopped
1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese, plus more for garnishing
Salt and pepper
2 Tbsp. sour cream
3 Tbsp. butter
Milk, as needed for mashed potato consistency

Directions:
Directions:
* Preheat oven to 350
* Put quartered potatoes into a large pot and cover with cold water. Add about 2 Tbsp. salt.
* Bring the pot to a boil over medium-high heat and cook potatoes until tender.
* Drain the potatoes well and leave them in the pot.
* Add the butter, sour cream and about 1/3 cup of milk.
* Using a potato masher or electric hand mixer, mash the potatoes until smooth and all lumps are gone.
* Add more milk as necessary until you have the consistency you desire for the potatoes.
* Stir in the bacon, green onions and 1/2 cup cheddar cheese. Add salt and pepper to taste.
* Line a baking sheet with foil.
* Using a large spoon, mound the potatoes onto the baking sheet simmer to little hills (about 1/2 cup of potatoes per hill, depending on how big you like them).
* Top each hill with a sprinkle of cheddar cheese.
* Place the baking sheet in the oven and bake until the hills are heated through, about 15-20 minutes.
* Remove baking sheet from the oven and scoop 1-2 hills on each plate.
* Serve with any type of meat or chicken and a salad.
* Head for the Hills and enjoy!

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

2W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!