Simple home cooked mashed potatoes for one in under 10 minute? This simple four step recipe creates a great side dish or snack in your microwave. Making this a great recipe for dorms, work break rooms, or even hotels!
Full time 10 minutes
1 large white potato, cleaned and diced into 1/2" pieces
1 tbsp butter
1 tbsp milk
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp ground black pepper
Place potato into a deep wide cafe style mug or large ramekin. Cook in microwave 6-8 minutes or until potato mashes easily with a fork.
Carefully mash potato down.
Add in butter and milk, microwave 1 minutes.
Season with salt and pepper and let stand 1 minute before eating.