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Side Dish Snack For School

Zesty Marinara Mashers

  • Ready Time: 15min
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  • Prep Time: 5min
    Cook Time: 10min
  • Serves: 24 ea (#8 scoop/ 4oz/ 114g)
    Prep Method: Mashed
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Recipe by: Potatoes USA

Double the veggie power in your mash with a few simple steps, sure to wow your students. Spice up this classic dish with a bold marinara sauce providing vibrant color and familiar taste that pairs well with any meal.


  • 5-1/2 Cups Water
  • 5-1/2 Cups Prepared Marinara Sauce
  • 2 tsp Italian Seasoning
  • 8 Cups Potato Flakes
  • As Needed Salt and Pepper


  • 4 TBS Grated Parmesan Cheese (1/2 tsp each)
  • As Needed Fresh Basil (Optional)

Prep Time: 5min | Cook Time: 10min

  1. Heat the water and marinara sauce over medium-high heat until it comes to a simmer. Remove from the heat and stir in the Italian seasoning.
  2. Using a wire whisk, stir in the potato flakes and allow them to sit for 1-2 minutes before mixing again.
  3. Hold the potatoes at 140 °F until ready to serve.


Vitamin C5.8mg


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