Classic Scalloped Potatoes

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Katrina Freed

By
@Kat19702

Searching online long enough pays off. I thought I would never find a recipe to duplicate the old fashioned way my mother made those scalloped potatoes I loved so much. Eureka! I think I found it!

Rating:
★★★★★ 5 votes
Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

4 c
potatoes, thinly sliced
2 Tbsp
flour
salt and pepper
3 Tbsp
butter
1-1/2 c
milk
1-1/2 c
cheddar cheese, shredded
paprika

How to Make Classic Scalloped Potatoes

Step-by-Step

  • 1Butter a 2qt. baking dish
  • 2melt butter in a saucepan over medium heat and whisk in flour, then milk to create a white sauce
  • 3stir in 1 cup of shredded cheese and continue cooking and stirring until cheese melts. Add salt and pepper
  • 4place half the sliced potatoes in baking dish and pour half the cheese mixture over top. Add the rest of the potatoes and then the sauce
  • 5top with remaining 1/2 cup of shredded cheese and sprinkle with paprika.
  • 6cover tightly with foil and bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour or until potatoes are tender

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About Classic Scalloped Potatoes

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American