Baked Potato Casserole
Total TimePrep: 15 min. Bake: 50 min.
- 5 pounds red potatoes, cooked and cubed
- 1 pound sliced bacon, cooked and crumbled
- 1 pound cheddar cheese, cubed
- 4 cups 16 ounces shredded cheddar cheese
- 1 large onion, finely chopped
- 1 cup mayonnaise
- 1 cup sour cream
- 1 tablespoon minced chives
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- In a very large bowl, combine potatoes and bacon. In another large bowl, combine the remaining ingredients; add to potato mixture and gently toss to coat.
- Transfer to a greased 4-1/2-qt. baking dish. Bake, uncovered, at 325° for 50-60 minutes or until bubbly and lightly browned.
Editor's NoteReduced-fat or fat-free mayonnaise may not be substituted for regular mayonnaise in this recipe.
Reduced-fat or fat-free mayonnaise is not recommended for this recipe.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 347 calories, 25g fat (12g saturated fat), 58mg cholesterol, 508mg sodium, 17g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 2g fiber), 14g protein.
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May 11, 2019
I love red potatoes and am always looking for new recipes. I loved the look of this one but did not necessarily want it for 24 people! So I reduced it by a quarter. The sauce was delicious but there wasn't enough. That was my family's critique. So next time I will quarter everything EXCEPT the mayo and the sour cream. I will try a cup of mayo and a cup of sour cream in my quartered recipe. I will definitely use this again!
Dec 16, 2015
Dumb question, but I'm assuming you boil the potatoes and then cube, which is what I normally would do. Title "Baked Potato Casserole Recipe" is confusing since you don't usually bake red potatoes like you do russets. I guess it's because you do bake the casserole after putting together. I am going to use the recipe to go with ham for Thanksgiving and can tell by ingredients in recipe it will be 5 stars.
Aug 4, 2014
This recipe is excellent -- I used scallions instead of chives and I also cut the recipe in half since it makes a lot -- it was delicious and a nice change from the usual potato dishes.It will be a new "go to" recipe for me!
Jan 1, 2014
My boyfriend went back for a third helping! SIMPLY ELEGANT!!!!!!!!!
Aug 10, 2013
We made this casserole at home then transferred it to a crockpot to take for an annual get together of friends and family. Everyone gave it rave reviews!
Dec 29, 2012
I have a recipe similar to this using Velveta cheese instead of the other cheeses. My family loves both of these but prefers the Velveta version instead.
Dec 23, 2012
Always enjoyed by all who eat it!
Sep 1, 2011
We love this. I get rave reviews every time. I am asked for the recipe each time I serve it to guest. This is one of my go to's.
Jul 2, 2011
You mix the cheese in with the remaining ingredients per the directions: [quote] In another large bowl, combine the remaining ingredients; add to potato mixture and gently toss to coat. [/quote]
Jul 2, 2011
Can someone tell me what you are supposed to do with ALL that cheese? It doesn't really say in the directions. Also, do you just boil the potatoes to start with? Sounds yummy but alot of things are left up in the air.