Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes With Bacon and Green Onions

Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
55 mins

A total comfort food! Definitely not a diet dish. But ooooh sooo good!

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook potato slices, covered, in boiling water to cover for 5 minutes; drain well.
  2. Place the potato slices in a greased 13 x 9 x 2 inch baking dish.
  3. Sprinkle with the bacon and green onion; set aside.
  4. Melt the butter in a heavy saucepan over low heat; add flour, stirring until smooth.
  5. Cook 1 minute, stirring constantly.
  6. Gradually add half-and-half; cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until the mixture is slightly thickened and bubbly.
  7. Add the minced garlic, bag leaf, salt, celery seed, black pepper, and cheddar cheese, stirring until the cheese melts.
  8. Remove the bay leaf and discard.
  9. Pour the cheese sauce over the reserved potato slices.
  10. Cover and bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 30 minutes.
  11. Remove cover, and bake an additional 15 minutes or until the potatoes are tender and the top is lightly browned.