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How to Make Mashed Potatoes in Your Instant Pot
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
25 mins

How to make the best Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes! Once you try these you will never made boiled mashed potatoes again!

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6
Calories: 239 kcal
Author: Karlynn Johnston
  • 10 cups of large diced russet potatoes
  • 1 cup of chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 tbsp salted butter
  1. Place the potatoes in the bottom on the instant pot, then pour the chicken broth over top.
  2. Place the lid on top and seal.
  3. Cook for 15 minutes on high pressure - I used the "beans/chili" button.
  4. Manually release the pressure.
  5. Add the butter and milk and mash with a potato masher. ( I do this right in the pot.) If you have a hand mixer, use it to beat the potatoes until creamy and smooth.

  6. Transfer to a serving bowl and enjoy!
Recipe Notes

I know a lot of recipes cook for 8 minutes, but this recipe with large chopped ( 1 inch pieces) RUSSET potatoes (always russet!!!!) worked perfectly!

Nutrition Facts
How to Make Mashed Potatoes in Your Instant Pot
Amount Per Serving
Calories 239 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4g 6%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 11mg 4%
Sodium 194mg 8%
Potassium 1087mg 31%
Total Carbohydrates 45g 15%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 2g
Protein 5g 10%
Vitamin A 2.7%
Vitamin C 20.6%
Calcium 4.6%
Iron 12.4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.