12 Dec Low Carb, Keto Mashed Cauliflower – Fauxtatoes
These Low Carb, Keto Mashed Cauliflower – Fauxtatoes are super creamy and flavored with plenty of butter, thyme, oregano and garlic. Enjoy them at your next holiday gathering or summer BBQ. They taste like the best-ever garlic herb mashed potatoes with only a fraction of the carbs.
I’m in love with these Low Carb, Keto Mashed Cauliflower Fauxtatoes! If you’re on the fence about subbing cauliflower for potatoes or just don’t like the taste of cauliflower, you should give them a try. There are so many garlicky, herby, buttery flavors going on that you can’t even taste the cauliflower. Really!
These fauxtatoes are creamy and flavored with plenty of butter, thyme, oregano and garlic. Enjoy them at your next holiday gathering or summer BBQ. They taste like the best-ever garlic herb mashed potatoes with only a fraction of the carbs.
For more holiday side dishes check these out.
- Low Carb, Keto Potato Salad – Fauxtato Salad
- Low Carb, Keto Jalapeño Corn Casserole
- Low Carb, Keto Broccoli Casserole – Gluten Free, Grain Free
- Low Carb, Keto Green Bean Casserole – Gluten Free, Grain Free
Low Carb, Keto Mashed Cauliflower – Fauxtatoes
- Prep Time: 10
- Cook Time: 30
- Total Time: 40 minutes
- Yield: about 6 cups 1x
- Category: Side Dishes
- Method: Stovetop
- Cuisine: American
- 48 oz. bag frozen cauliflower florets.
- 1/2 c. full fat sour cream
- 8 oz. softened cream cheese
- 4 tbsp. butter
- 3/4 tsp. dried thyme
- 3/4 tsp. dried oregano
- 2 tsp. garlic powder
- 1/2 tsp. onion powder
- 1 tsp. sea salt, or to taste
- 1/2 tsp. freshly ground black pepper, or to taste
- Place cauliflower in a stock pot or Dutch oven, and cover with two inches of water.
- Bring to a rolling boil, and boil for 30 minutes, or until cauliflower is easily pierced with a fork (almost mushy).
- Use a potato masher to mash cauliflower, stirring in remaining ingredients in the order listed.
- Continue to mash until desired consistency is reached.
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