Creamy Scalloped Potatoes
Here's a rich, comforting side dish that bakes up golden brown. It's a wonderful recipe for the colder months. I often serve these potatoes with my Swiss Steak.—Mildred Stubbs, Rockingham, North Carolina
2 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 35 min.
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/8 teaspoon pepper
- 1-1/2 cups milk
- 2 large potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced
- 2 tablespoons finely chopped onion
- In a small saucepan over low heat, melt butter. Stir in the flour,
- salt and pepper until smooth and bubbly. Gradually stir in milk.
- Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened.
- Remove from the heat.
- In a greased 1-qt. baking dish, layer half of the potatoes. Add the
- onion and half of the sauce. Top with remaining potatoes and sauce.
- Cover and bake at 350° for 35-40 minutes or until potatoes are
- tender. Yield: 2 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (3/4 cup) equals 537 calories, 18 g fat (11 g saturated fat), 56 mg cholesterol, 818 mg sodium, 82 g carbohydrate, 6 g fiber, 15 g protein.