Sweet & White Potatoes Au Gratin Recipe

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SWEET & WHITE POTATOES AU GRATIN

Kathleen Bunting

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@IZEKER

Made with both sweet and white potatoes,this dish is a blend of color,taste,and texture. It's creamy,but not too heavy,and sweeter and less starchy than it would be with all white potatoes.
I'm an ole gal ; ) ~~ so I use a food processor to slice my potatoes to be thinly sliced. And if I use the Red potato in place of the White. I wash em up and leave skins on and then slice thinly.


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Serves:

8

Prep:

25 Min

Cook:

45 Min

Ingredients

1 lb
sweet potatoes,washed thinly sliced
1 lb
white potatoes,washed thinly sliced
1 Tbsp
olive oil
1 c
red onion,thinly sliced
2 clove
garlic,minced
1/2 c
red bell peppers,thinly sliced
1 Tbsp
fresh thyme leaves
1 Tbsp
all-purpose flour
1/2 c
whole milk or (your choice of the milk your family is drinking)
2 large
eggs
1 c
yogurt, low-fat, plain (again your choice of the plain yogurt your family is eating)
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
black pepper
1/2 c
parmesan cheese,shredded,(divided)
1/2 c
sharp cheddar cheese,shredded,(divided)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Wash and thinly slice potatoes. In a microwave-safe dish (not plastic),sprinkle potato slices with 1/4 cup water,cover with lid or waxed paper,and microwave on high for 3 to 4 minutes.
2
Remove cover from bowl and allow potatoes to cool.
3
In a saute' pan,heat olive oil over medium-high heat and add onions,garlic,red pepper. cook until slightly brown,about 5 minutes. Add thyme and flour,then whisk in milk. The flour will cause mixture to thicken.
Remove from heat and allow to cool.
4
In a 9"X13" baking dish,layer the potato slices like roof shingles until the pan is filled.
5
Gently fold eggs,yogurt,salt,pepper,1/4 cup of the Parmesan cheese,and 1/4 cup Sharp Cheddar cheese into the now cooled onion mixture,combining well,and then pour over layered potatoes.
6
Top with remaining 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese and 1/4 cup Sharp Cheddar cheese.
7
Bake in preheated 375F. oven for 45 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetables, Potatoes
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy