The following recipe makes enough mashed potatoes for 3 -4 large recipes in the food service world. Please adjust accordingly if you just need 1 cup of mashed potatoes.
** Over the years we have started using a high quality instant potatoes using the following
Heat in microwave for 5 minutes:
8 cups whole milk
4 Tablespoons butter
In large bowl:
1 bag (25.2 oz. ) high quality instant mashed potatoes
32 fl oz. hot water
Stir together to make mashed potato consistency.
Add more hot water if needed.
Place the finished potatoes in plastic container cover, date and use within a week.