Golden Potato Surprise

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by Chef 313014

From Great American Recipes.

Top Review by Valerie S.

This is awesome! I used a 5 pound bag of red potatoes and milk instead of half and half, and of course, extra bacon! It was so good - I can't wait to make it again!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cover potatoes with boiling salted water in a saucepan. Bring to a boil. Cover and simmer for about 15 minutes, until fork tender. Drain. Set aside.
  2. Melt butter in a saucepan. Add onions.
  3. Saute over medium heat until soft, but not brown.
  4. Sprinkle with flour. Add salt and pepper. Slowly add half-and-half, cooking and stirring constantly until sauce thickens.
  5. Remove from heat. Cool slightly.
  6. Add mustard and mayonnaise. Stir until well blended. The sauce is thick and creamy.
  7. Turn potatoes into buttered 1 1/2 quart casserole. Cover with sauce.
  8. Bake at 350F for about 30 minutes.
  9. Sprinkle with crumbled bacon and thyme leaves. Serve.

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