Creamy Onion Mashed Potatoes
45 mins (prep 15, cooking 30)
6 ingredients
6-8 servings
My mother-in-law gave me this recipe at one of the many family get togthers. Very simple and hassel free. Great for gatherings!

Categories:  5-ingredients-or-less , <-60-mins , side-dish , beginner-cook , easy , potato , vegetable , time-to-make ,
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  • 4 cups instant mashed potatoes, butter & herb flavor enough for 6 - 8 servings per box (plus ingrediants to make as directed on package such as milk & butter)
  • 16 ounces sour cream
  • 1 (14 ounce) french-fried onions (i'm guessing at the can size but its the large one)


Serving Size (78.6 g)
Servings 6
Amount per Serving
Calories 102.82 Calories from Fat 72.09
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 8.01g 73.97%
Saturated Fat 4.99g 149.69%
Trans Fat 0.0 %
Cholesterol 26.46mg 52.92%
Sodium 62.75mg 15.69%
Total Carbohydrate 5.37g 10.74%
Dietary Fiber 0.0 g 0.0%
Sugars 0.17 g %
Protein 2.65g 31.75%
Vitamin A 247.97IU% Vitamin C 0.68mg%
Calcium 106.6mg% Iron 0.05mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
mashed potatoes, french-fried onions