Thanksgiving Leftovers Idea: Crispy Mashed Potato Mounds

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Dec. 02, 2013

Wondering what to do with your leftover mashed potatoes from Thanksgiving? Turn them into these Crispy Mashed Potato Mounds. They're kind of like baked tater tots. Enjoy!


Leftover mashed potatoes 1 Cup (16 tbs)



1. Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F.


2. Either fill the left over mashed potato into a piping bag with a star nozzle and pipe it into whirls on a baking sheet OR Using ice cream scoop put small portions of mashed potato on the baking sheet and using a fork make ridges on it.

3. Bake for around 30 minutes or till it begins to turn golden brown on top. Remove from oven and transfer onto plates.


4. Serve the mashed potato mounds warm with any dip of choice or in salads or as appetizers with toppings.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes
Servings: 3

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 106Calories from Fat 40

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 5 g7.7%

Saturated Fat 2 g10%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 271 mg11.29%

Total Carbohydrates 13 g4.3%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%


Protein 2 g4%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet