Mix up your menu with our Spinach-Bacon Mashed Potatoes recipe. Bacon, baby spinach leaves and minced garlic are mashed together with cream cheese and hearty Yukon golds to make Spinach-Bacon Mashed Potatoes. Spinach-Bacon Mashed Potatoes is a crowd-pleasing twist on a classic dish.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 12 servings
2 lb. Yukon gold potato es (about 6), peeled, cut into chunks
5 slices OSCAR MAYER Bacon
3 cloves garlic, minced
1 pkg. (9 oz.) baby spinach leaves
1 tub (8 oz.) PHILADELPHIA Chive & Onion Cream Cheese Spread
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Let's Make It
Cook potatoes in boiling water in large saucepan 15 to 20 min. or until tender.
Meanwhile, cook bacon in large skillet on medium heat until crisp. Remove bacon from skillet, reserving 1 Tbsp. drippings in skillet. Drain bacon on paper towels. Add garlic to drippings in skillet; cook 2 min., stirring frequently. Add spinach; cook and stir 1 to 2 min. or just until spinach is wilted. Remove from heat. Crumble bacon; stir into spinach mixture.
Drain potatoes; return to pan. Add cream cheese spread; mash potato mixture. Stir in spinach mixture.
Prepare as directed with PHILADELPHIA Light Chive & Onion Cream Cheese Spread.
Prepare using OSCAR MAYER Real Bacon Bits.
While we love the addition of the spinach to these creamy mashed potatoes, this potato side dish is equally delicious without the spinach.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g
Saturated Fat 3.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 16g
Dietary Fiber 2g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
12 servings, 1/2 cup each
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.