Mashed Potatoes and Parsnips

by Rachael Ray Show Staff 3:00 AM, March 22, 2012

Aired March 22, 2012

Serves 4-6
3 to 4 potatoes, peeled and chopped
2 parsnips, peeled and chopped
Chicken stock, to mash
1/4 cup cream or half-n-half
1 5.4-ounce wheel of Boursin soft cheese with garlic and herbs or other soft herb cheese
1/2 cup grated Parmigiano-Reggiano, a couple of handfuls
Salt and pepper, to taste
Freshly grated nutmeg, to taste

Cover potatoes and parsnips with water in a large pot, Bring to a boil, saltwater and cook to tender. Drain and return them to the hot pot, mash with stock then mash in cream to sweeten. Stir in cheeses and season with salt, pepper and nutmeg to taste.

To keep warm, hold covered over simmering water in larger pot.