Mashed Potato "Mistake"

This happened to me a couple of months ago. I was making my family's favorite "smashed" potatoes, when I realized I didn't have any milk in the house. Bad news. Everything else was ready! I quickly looked in the fridge and found a bottle of blue cheese salad dressing and I thought, "why not?"

Well, I'm very pleased to say that my family, including in-laws!, LOVED it and "begged" for the recipe. All I did was substitute the salad dressing for the milk!

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I've since tried ranch in my garlic smashed potatoes, turns out to be another "family favorite".

"Accidents" aren't always bad!

By LindaM from Kingston NY

August 1, 20060 found this helpful

Who Knew?!!!!

Thanks bunches for the tip :-)

Looking forward to trying it...

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December 26, 20080 found this helpful

"Necessity is the mother of invention" - right? Some day I'm gonna be in this situation and will have the solution - thanks for sharing.

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