submitted by Stephanie Doll
2 large russet potatoes
3 large medium-tart apples (gala or braeburn, cored but NOT peeled)
2 Tbs olive oil
1 Tbs curry powder
2 tsp onion powder
1. preheat oven to 350. Line baking sheet with parchment paper, and prick potatoes all over with fork. Bake 30 minutes. Place apples on same baking sheet and bake 30-45 minutes more, or until both apples and potatoes are very soft. Cool 10-15 minutes, or until easy to handle. Scoop flesh from potatoes and apples and mash with hand masher in bowl
2. heat oil in saucepan over medium heat. Add curry and onion powders and cook 30 seconds or until fragrant, stirring constantly. Stir in apple-potato mixture and 4 cups water, and season with salt and pepper. Cover, reduce heat to medium-low, and simmer 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. Adjust seasonings if necessary, and serve hot or cold.