Best Scalloped Potatoes

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Thinly sliced potatoes and onion are layered in a creamy cheese sauce creating … potatoes all through dinner, my husband said they’re the best he’s ever had!


  • 4cups thinly sliced potatoes
  • 3tablespoons butter
  • 3tablespoons flour
  • 1 1⁄2cups milk
  • 1teaspoon salt
  • 1dash cayenne pepper
  • 1cup grated sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1⁄2cup grated cheese, to sprinkle on top

In a small saucepan, melt butter and blend in flour.
Let sit for a minute.
Add all of the cold milk, stirring with a whisk.
Season with salt and cayenne.
Cook sauce on low until smooth and boiling, stirring occasionally with a whisk.
Reduce heat and stir in cheese.
Place a half of the sliced potatoes in a lightly greased one-quart casserole dish.
Pour half of cheese sauce over potatoes.
Repeat with the second layer of potatoes and cheese sauce.
Sprinkle the remaining cheese on top.
Top with some paprika for color.
Bake uncovered for about 1 hour at 350°F.
Smart points: 10

Serves: 6

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