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Mashed Potatoes


Note: This high-calorie recipe is especially for kids and teens with cystic fibrosis (CF), who may need additional calories to meet their nutritional needs.

This easy side dish tastes great when served with turkey, chicken, or beef.

Prep time: 5 minutes

What you need:

What to do:

  1. Combine water, heavy cream, salt, and butter in a microwave-safe bowl.
  2. Microwave on high setting for approximately 2 minutes. (All microwaves vary and heating times may need to be adjusted.)
  3. Remove from microwave.
  4. Stir in potato flakes to moisten.
  5. Add sour cream and mix well.

Nutritional analysis (per serving):

Serves: 2

Serving size: 1/2 cup

Note: Nutritional analysis may vary depending on ingredient brands used.

Variations and suggestions:

You can add cheese or gravy to the recipe for even more calories.



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