Purple Peruvian Potato Sauce

Author Notes: I like color, natural color in sauces. So I was thinking of another sauce to go with my chicken croquettes I thought purple potatoes. I had a great potato sauce at Cava on the Bowery and did my best to imitate itJudy at My Well Seasoned Life

Makes: about a cup


  • 6 purple Peruvian potatoes
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 medium onion finely chopped
  • 1/2 stick of butter
  • 1/4 - 1/2 cups milk
In This Recipe


  1. Add potatoes to pot, cover with water and boil with skins on until tender. When done drain and cool.
  2. While potatoes cool, place butter in small sauté pan, heat on low heat. Add shallots and butter. Cook until soft 5 minutes. It’s very important that the garlic and shallots don’t brown.

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