Hearty Ham Casserole
"I like to fix this saucy dish when we have leftover ham," informs Debbie Leininger of Carpenter, Wyoming. "I often make it during wheat harvest. All our helpers really seem to enjoy it."
4-6 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 30 min.
- 2 cups cubed fully cooked ham
- 2 cups diced cooked potatoes
- 1 can (15-1/4 ounces) whole kernel corn, drained
- 1/4 cup minced fresh parsley
- 1 tablespoon chopped onion
- 1/4 cup butter, cubed
- 1/3 cup all-purpose flour
- 1-3/4 cups milk
- 1/8 teaspoon pepper
- 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese or process American cheese
- In a large bowl, combine the first four ingredients; set aside. In a
- saucepan, saute onion in butter for 2 minutes; stir in flour until
- blended. Gradually add milk and pepper. Bring to a boil; cook and
- stir for 2 minutes. Remove from the heat; pour over the ham mixture
- and stir until combined. Transfer to a greased 11-in. x 7-in. baking
- dish. Cover and bake at 350° for 25 minutes. Uncover and
- sprinkle with cheese. Bake 5-10 minutes longer or until cheese is
- melted. Yield: 4-6 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 377 calories, 20 g fat (11 g saturated fat), 75 mg cholesterol, 1,021 mg sodium, 29 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 18 g protein.