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Mashing potatoes with an electric mixer or blender breaks down the starch cells of the potatoes, thus making the mash sticky and gooey. Therefore, opt to mash potatoes, especially the ones with a high starch content, with a fork, ricer or masher, instead of an electric or high-powered source.
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