As of August 2015, Rachel Ray has a recipe for traditional Golden Buttery Mashed Potatoes on her website, RachaelRayMag.com. The potatoes average five stars on the site's five-star rating scale. The recipe takes 60 minutes to prepare, and it serves eight people.
Every Day with Rachel Ray offers well-reviewed variations of mashed potatoes for Thanksgiving. For instance, Potato-Turnip Mash is topped with fried shallots. Golden Potato Mash includes heavy cream and bacon. Creamy Mashed Potatoes get their richness from creme fraiche.
On the Food Network website, Rachel Ray presents another five-star recipe for Smashed Potatoes and Cream Cheese. This dish, which is made with chives or scallions, is ready in 30 minutes.