Golden Potato Casserole

Donna Brown


I received this delicious casserole recipe over 20 years ago from a co-worker and it has become a holiday favorite for my family. It is a wonderful companion recipe and side dish with most any menu.


★★★★★ 1 vote



  • 6 medium
    red potatoes
  • 16 oz
    carton sour cream, lite is fine
  • 2 c
    sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 stick
  • 1/3 c
    green onion with tops, chopped
  • 6 - 8 slice
    cooked bacon, crumbled

How to Make Golden Potato Casserole


  1. Add whole potatoes with skins to a medium sized pot and cover with cold water, add about a teaspoon salt. Bring water to boil, then cut temperature to simmer and cook until potatoes are tender. Remove from water, cool and cut off the skin. Coarsely grate cooled potatoes into a mixing bowl. Preheat oven to 350°. Spray a 9 x 13 baking dish (or a 2 quart baking dish) with cooking spray. To grated potatoes add sour cream, 1 1/2 cup cheddar cheese, and chopped green onions. Mix well. Place potato mixture into baking dish. Place slices of butter on top, then top with remaining cheddar cheese and crumbled bacon. Cover with aluminum foil and bake about 30 minutes or until bubbly.

Printable Recipe Card

About Golden Potato Casserole

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #cheesy

Show 11 Comments & Reviews

15 Sweet Potato Side Dish Recipes

15 Sweet Potato Side Dish Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Sweet potatoes are not only rocking with vitamins, minerals, and fiber, they’re also so so so good! Obviously you need more sweet potato in your life - so here are...

22 Spudding Awesome Potato Recipes

22 Spudding Awesome Potato Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Everyone loves potatoes, and these recipes are crazy delicious. From main meals to side dishes, these potato recipes scream comfort food!