A must try!!!! 8 medium potatoes, peeled and cut into quarters 1/2 cup cream cheese 1/2 cup sour cream 1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup milk 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper (optional) 1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese, divided 8 slices bacon, cooked, chopped, divided 1/2 bunch green onions, sliced
Place potatoes in saucepan, and cover with salted water. Bring to a boil over med-high heat. Cook until tender, then drain well.
Preheat oven to 375° degrees F.
Transfer potatoes back to the saucepan. Masher with a potato masher until almost smooth. Add cream cheese, sour cream, butter, milk, salt and pepper. Continue mashing until smooth. Stir in 1 cup of the cheese and half the bacon. Spoon mixture evenly into a lightly oiled 3-quart casserole dish. Use a spatula or fork to make an irregular surface
Bake for 20 minutes. Top with remaining cheese, bacon and green onions. Bake for 5 more minutes to melt cheese. Serve immediately.