Vegan Irish Apple and Potato Mash Recipe

Apples and potatoes photo by Wolfgang Feller / Getty Images
  • 35 mins
  • Prep: 10 mins,
  • Cook: 25 mins
  • Yield: 4-6 servings

Looking for the perfect vegan side dish for your St. Patrick's day celebration, or just need a creative way to use up some extra apples or potatoes? Try this simple Irish apple mash recipe. 

Though the combination of apples and potatoes may seem odd at first, this simple recipe for apple mash is surprisingly flavorful and sure to please. Add this vegetarian and vegan dish to the menu for your Irish or St. Patrick's Day event.

What You'll Need

  • 4 potatoes peeled and chopped
  • 2 apples, chopped into small pieces
  • Water
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 cup vegan margarine
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg
  • 1 Tbsp sugar

How to Make It

  1. Place the potatoes and apples in a large pot and cover with water. Add salt to the water. Cover and boil for approximately 20 minutes. Drain the water.
  2. Add remaining ingredients and mash until the potatoes are smooth. Enjoy!