SHARP CHEDDAR SCALLOPED POTATOES

Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

I am a huge fan of scalloped potatoes, going way back! This recipe is so cheesy and creamy, it's just gotta be good!
Recipe & photo: tasteofhome.com
11-13-14

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Serves:
8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/4 c
(1/2 stick) butter
1/3 c
all purpose flour
3/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
ground mustard
1/2 tsp
white pepper
2 c
half-and-half
1-1/2 c
(6 oz.) shredded sharp white cheddar cheese
1-1/2 c
(6 oz.) shredded sharp cheddar cheese
6 c
thinly sliced peeled yukon gold potatoes (about 2 lbs.)
2 small
onions, finely chopped

Step-By-Step

1In a large saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Stir in flour, salt, mustard, and pepper until blended. Cook and stir 2-3 minutes or until lightly browned. Gradually whisk in cream. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly; cook and stir 1-2 minutes or until thickened. Remove from heat.
2In a small bowl, combine cheeses. Layer a third of the potatoes, a third of the onions and 3/4 cup of the cheese mixture in a greased 3-qt. baking dish. Repeat layers twice. Pour sauce over top; sprinkle with remaining cheese.
3Bake in a preheated 350ยบ oven, covered, for 45 minutes. Uncover; bake 25-30 minutes longer or until potatoes are tender and top is lightly browned.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes, Side Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian