Mashed Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes

Do the monster mash! Looking for an easy side that isn’t rice? Look no further. I also make mashed potatoes when I feel I can use a slight work out, too. Cooking and staying healthy, right?

Servings: 4-6

Additional Info

  • Ingredients
    2 tbsp SCS ® Unsalted butter
    2Idaho Potatoes (note: use floury potatoes)
    100mlFresh Milk
    ¼ tsp McCormick Nutmeg
    Salt & Pepper (to taste)
  • Directions
    1. Place the potatoes (with skin on) in cold water. Salt the water generously.
    2. Simmer and cook for 20 to 30 minutes.
    3. Test doneness of the potatoes with a small knife; it should pierce easily.
    4. When  the potatoes are  cooked, remove from water and allow to cool until cold to the touch.
    5. Skin the potatoes.
    6. Put potatoes in a pot and mash with a fork or potato masher.
    7. In a separate sauce pot, pour in half of the milk and half of the cream, warm it up (note: do not boil).
    8. Put mashed potatoes in a pan and, under low fire, gradually add in the remaining milk and cream. Mix until well blended.
    9. Once the consistency is correct, add in cold butter a little at time and mix well (note: do not use a whisk).
    10. Add in nutmeg and season according to taste.

Cooking Tips

  • Melted butter for corn on the cob

    Have a small bowl of melted butter to just brush on corn on the cob with a pastry brush. If you have a metal bowl you can put a chunk of butter in the bowl and set near the grill to melt while your meal is grilling.

  • About SCS

    SCS is one of the most endeared and beloved household brands in Singapore and Malaysia.


    The velvety, rich, buttery and familiar taste of SCS Butter has been savoured by families since 1905! SCS Butter is 100% pure creamery butter.


    SCS unwavering promise to consistently deliver only the best product quality even after a century, is the key reason why it remains the most sought after butter brand for top chefs and bakers alike not just in Singapore, but in Malaysia too.


    With the very same goodness of premium quality dairy products, consumers can also enjoy the SCS range of premium quality products such as SCS Spreadable Butter, SCS Portion Butter, SCS Cheese Slices and SCS Cream Cheese.