Idaho Potato Commission

Idaho Potato Commission

IdahoŽ Potato Lobster Mashed Potatoes

Recipe courtesy of Mastro's Restaurants, Los Angeles, CA

Yield: 4-6 servings



  1. Boil or steam potatoes until they are fork tender.
  2. In a Kitchen Aid mixer with the whisk attachment add potatoes, cream, butter, salt and pepper, and roasted garlic and whip on low speed for two minutes then on high speed for three minutes until smooth.
  3. In a sauté pan over medium heat add steamed and deshelled lobster, butter, old bay seasoning, and charred scallions. Cook until the butter is boiling and the lobster reaches 160 degrees.
  4. Place mashed potatoes in a serving dish, place lobster on top of the potatoes, and pour the butter mixture over the lobster and potatoes.