Scalloped Potatoes My Way


User Avatar
Member since 2017
No Video

"This is the side that I always make with ham dinner. It is easy and delicious every time!"

Serves 8-9 | Prep Time 20 min | Cook Time 1 hourish

Why I Love This Recipe

This recipe is one of those "got to makes" when baking a ham! It is a tradition in this house. I am not too fussy about how fancy the potatoes go into the pan, but that's on you. You can carefully arrange them, like I did in the past or you can simply toss them into the pan, but remember to keep the layers. Actually, I think I did a "toss it all in" one time and that worked too. Basically, just do as you feel! Arranging the top layer can hide a multitude of sins. Haha.


Ingredients You'll Need

6 red potatoes, sliced - peeled or not, it's your choice
3 Tbsp flour
3-4 Tbsp butter, cut into small pieces
1 med onion, chopped
1 - 1 1/2 cups milk
salt & pepper


Directions

Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).


Grease a 9" X 13" deep baking dish or pan with melted butter, 1 Tablespoon should do. I use stoneware and so I skip this step when using that pan. (Can use a 9 X 13 glass pan as well.)


Spread about 1/3 of the potatoes into the bottom of the prepared dish.


Layer half of the chopped onions over the potatoes.


Dust with flour (I use a flour shaker, so no lumps!) and then salt & pepper over top. Dot with 1/3 or your butter.


Repeat layering. Then top layer is just potatoes, salt & pepper and last third of butter dotted on top.


Drizzle milk over top of all. You may sprinkle with paprika if you choose, I do not.


Bake in preheated 400 degree F oven until the top is browned to your liking, about 1 hour or so.


Cool 15 minutes before serving.


Pairs Well With

Ham, definitely ham!


Questions, Comments & Reviews



More Great Recipes: Beer | Dinner | Side Dish
'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

6 Recipes

11398 Downloads
FREE
Disney's Tinker Bell Secret of the Wings Cookbook
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

461 Downloads
FREE
The Official "Burnt" Movie Cookbook
By Burnt Movie Cookbook

7 Recipes

51117 Downloads
FREE
Mixed Berry Tart
Mixed Berry Tart
Oreo Balls
Oreo Balls
Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana