Scalloped Potatoes With Cheese (Gratin Dauphinois)

READY IN: 1hr 20mins
Recipe by NVirginian

Also known as French Potato Casserole,this recipe uses Gruyere cheese and is one of our favorites.Perfect for a dinner party or a potluck. You won't be disappointed!This comes from a Betty Crocker cookbook that I've had for years. Preparation and cooking times are approximate.

Top Review by DailyInspiration

Delicious and so easy to make! I never make scalloped potatoes because I thought they were too time consuming, but this dish changed my mind. My only recommendations are to add a bit more salt, pepper and nutmeg. The gruyere really makes this dish! Thanks for the post! Made for Fall PAC, October, 2011.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cut unpeeled potatoes into thin slices to measure about 4 cups. Rub an oblong baking dish (10x6) with the cut garlic cloves and then brush with 1 tsp butter.
  2. Arrange the potatoes into 3 layers in the dish, sprinkling each layer with 1/3 each of the salt,nutmeg,pepper and cheese.
  3. Beat the eggs and half-and-half and pour over the potato slices. Dot with 1 T butter. Bake uncovered in 350 degree oven until golden brown and bubbly. (About an hour).

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a