This recipe makes 2 serving of mashed potato. It is surprisingly easy to make mashed potatoes using potato flakes. This is a very simple and quick recipe; you will be surprised how good it tastes.

Spice up boring and plain mashed potato with this recipe. Adjust the amount of potato flakes to your desired consistency.

Mashed Potato Recipe using Potato Flakes


Tasty Mashed Potato Recipe using Potato Flakes | Dietplan-101


  • 1 cup milk
  • ½ cup water (or instant chicken broth)
  • 1 ½ tbsp. butter
  • ½ tsp. onion powder
  • ½ tsp. garlic powder
  • ¼ tsp. salt
  • ¼ tsp. ground black pepper
  • 1 cup potato flakes


  • Combine milk, water, seasoning ingredients and butter in a saucepan and bring to the boil or heat the mixture in microwave for 4 to 5 minutes on high heat (1000w).
  • Add in potato flakes and stir until you have a creamy and smooth mashed potato.

Notes: Replace water with chicken broth for tastier mashed potato


Step-by-step Mashed Potato Recipe using Potato Flakes