Scalloped Potatoes

  • Created By
    Ken Alger
  • Shared On
    3/31/16
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Rating:
Servings:
6-8 people
Prep Time:
20 minutes
Cook Time:
1 hour 20 minutes
Total Time:
1 hour 40 minutes
A word from the cook
pretty fool proof scalloped potatoes.
Ingredients

1/4 cup butter
4 cloves garlic (chopped)
1/4 cup corn starch
1 1/2 tsp fresh Thyme (or 1 tsp dried thyme)
1/2 tsp freshly ground pepper
2 1/2 cups buttermilk
6-7 Yukon gold potatoes (approx. 2 lbs.)
1 med Onion (sliced - leave in rounds)
1/2 cup Asiago cheese (grated)

Instructions
  1. Melt butter in a medium sauce pan.
  2. Stir in garlic and saute for 2 minutes
  3. Add the corn starch, thyme, pepper and cook for an additional minute (or two)
  4. Gradually whisk in the butter milk
  5. Continue whisking until boiling and thickened (approx. 8 minutes)
  6. Wash and scrub potatoes leaving the skin on
  7. Slice potatoes in thin slices, and soak in cold water (while slicing)
  8. Oil a baking dish and place 1/3 of the potatoes into an even layer
  9. Add the onion rings and cover this with another 1/3 of the potatoes
  10. Cover this with the Asiago Cheese
  11. Top with last 1/3rd of the potatoes.
  12. Pour the buttermilk mixture over the potatoes covering and ensuring that the sauce runs to the bottom of the pan.
  13. Cover and back for 1 hour @ 350°.
  14. Uncover and continue baking for another 20 minutes until potatoes are browned and most of the liquid is gone.
  15. Let set 5 – 10 minutes before serving.

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