Slow Cooker Mashed Purple Potatoes

Prep10 minutes
Cook6 hours
Total Time6 hours 10 minutes
Course Side Dish
Variety Fav(s) Purple Passion™
Cook Type Slow Cooker
Dish Type Comfort, Party Food
Season Fall, Winter


  • 3 lbs. Tasteful Selections® potatoes, halved
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 2 c. milk, divided
  • 4 tbsp. unsalted butter
  • 1 c. sour cream
  • 2 tbsp. fresh chives, chopped


  • Place halved bite-size potatoes in a large slow cooker. Sprinkle with garlic, salt and pepper. Pour 1 cup milk over potatoes. Cook on high 3-4 hours or low 6-7 hours, stirring occasionally, until tender.
  • Mash with potato masher until smooth. Stir in remaining 1 cup milk, butter, sour cream and chives. Season with salt and pepper, to taste.