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Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes

Slow Cooker Red Mashed Potatoes

Red Mashed potatoes made in the slow cooker with sour cream and chives
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword Chives, Mashed, Potaoes, Sour Cream
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 3 hours
Total Time 3 hours 10 minutes
Servings 8 People
Calories 274kcal


  • Crockpot, Slow Cooker
  • Electric Mixer


  • 3 lbs Red potatoes or potatoes of choice
  • 1 Cup Chicken Broth Vegetable Broth or Water can be used
  • 1 Stick Butter Cubed - plus additional for garnish
  • 3 cloves minced garlic
  • ¾ Cup Sour Cream Greek Yogurt can be used
  • teaspoon salt or to taste
  • ½ tsp black pepper or to taste
  • ½ cup milk warm to avoid lumps


  • Chop potatoes into equal-sized squares for consistent cooking - add to slow cooker /crockpot -add butter to the top, add minced garlic, pour chicken broth over everything - cover and cook on high for 3-4 hours until soft
    Red Potatoes
  • Mash with hand masher or electric mixer (I did both)
  • Stir in sour cream, warm milk, salt and pepper to taste
    Electric Mixer
  • Pour into serving dish -
  • Garnish with more butter and chives
    Slow Cooker Red Mashed Potatoes
  • Serve and enjoy


Serving: 1cup | Calories: 274kcal | Carbohydrates: 29g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 10g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 4g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 43mg | Sodium: 360mg | Potassium: 855mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 525IU | Vitamin C: 17mg | Calcium: 64mg | Iron: 1mg