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Author Notes: based on a recipe by Michael Symon, these mashed potatoes scream autumn! —Jane Poretsky
- 3.5 pounds russet potatoes
- 10 tablespoons butter
- 1 cup milk
- 1/4 cup sour cream
- 2 sprigs sage
- In a large pot of boiling salted water, cook the potatoes for 30 minutes. Drain well.
- Mash potatoes with a masher or a ricer, if you've got one
- Cook the butter and sage over a medium-low heat until the milk solids turn dark golden. This should take 4-5 minutes. Fish out the sage leaves once the brown butter darkens.
- Add 8 tbs of butter the potatoes with milk and sour cream. Mash and stir some more.
- Serve potatoes with an extra drizzle of brown butter and if you're feeling decorative, a sage leaf on top!
- This recipe was entered in the contest for Your Best Recipe with Brown Butter
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