Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour
- 5-6 large potatoes
- 1 large onion
- 2-3 tablespoons butter or canola oil for frying
- 2 cups heavy cream or sour cream
- 1 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon paprika
- 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
- 2 hard-boiled eggs, shelled and sliced (optional)
- 3.5 ounces (100 grams) yellow cheese (optional)
2. Chop onion. In a frying pan, heat butter or oil. Saute onion until translucent. Set aside to cool slightly.
3. Preheat oven to 350° Fahrenheit (180° Celsius). Grease a baking dish.
4. Peel and slice potatoes into 1/4 inch slices. In a bowl, mix onion, cream, salt, paprika and pepper. Gently combine the potatoes with the sour cream mixture.
5. In the baking dish, arrange half the potato slices in a layer. If desired, layer hard-boiled eggs slices on top of the potatoes and then yellow cheese on top of the eggs. Then cover with the rest of the potatoes. Sprinkle paprika on top.
6. Bake, uncovered, at 350° Fahrenheit (180° Celsius) for 45 minutes.
SERVING SUGGESTION: Serve with baked fish and roasted broccoli or a green salad for a satiating family dinner.
YIELD: 5-6 servings