We've learned not to pick favorites, but we really love potatoes. We fry them, puree them, mash them, bake them whole, and shred them up. And still, the options seem endless.
The most common potato varieties and what they're best suited for.
Sour cream mashed potatoes, classic mashed potatoes, sous vide mashed potatoes—whatever the method, here are the best methods for making mashed potatoes in advance.