how to keep mashed potatoes warm in a crock pot

how to keep mashed potatoes warm in a crock pot

How To Keep Mashed Potatoes Warm In A Crock Pot

Mashed potatoes are a delicious side dish for a variety of recipes. However, if you are serving them at home and don’t have the capacity to keep them warm in the oven, you may think you can’t keep them hot. Fortunately, there is a way to keep mashed potatoes warm in a crock pot, so your guests never have to wait too long for them to be ready. Here’s how to do it:


  • Mashed potatoes
  • Butter
  • Salt, to taste
  • Crock pot


  1. Heat the crock pot on low.
  2. Add the mashed potatoes to the crock pot and stir in two tablespoons of butter.
  3. Taste the potatoes and add salt to your desired level of flavor.
  4. Place the lid on the crock pot and allow the potatoes to keep warm for 2–3 hours.
  5. Stir the potatoes every 30 minutes to make sure they are spreading out evenly.
  6. Serve the mashed potatoes warm.

By following these steps, you will be able to keep mashed potatoes warm and at the perfect temperature in a crock pot. Whether you are serving a special gathering or a weeknight meal, hot mashed potatoes are sure to add the perfect finishing touch. Enjoy!