Best Ever Scalloped Potatoes

Search the Best Potato Recipes Site:

This best ever scalloped potatoes recipe takes a few additional ingredients. The tasty results will get rave reviews from everyone who loves scalloped potatoes. 

Best Ever Scalloped Potatoes


  • 2 pounds russet potatoes, (about 5 small potatoes) peeled and sliced into rounds
  • 1 cup firmly packed grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 fennel bulb, trimmed, cut into quarters lengthwise, and thinly sliced - reserve fronds 
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh chives
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh tarragon
  • 1 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme
  • 1 1/2 cups heavy cream
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 1 teaspoon salt and 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • Butter for greasing your baking dish


~Pre-heat your oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees centigrade)

~Grease an 8 inch square baking dish with the butter

~In a large cooking pot, combine the cream, milk, chives, tarragon, thyme, 1 teaspoon salt, and 1/2 teaspoon pepper. 

~Add the potatoes and stir until they are coated with the mixture.

~Add the chopped fennel to the cooking pot then chop the fennel fronds and add 2 tablespoons of those to the pot. 

~Bring the scalloped potato mixture to a boil and boil for 1 minute over medium - high heat. Stir occasionally to avoid burning.

~Place half of your scalloped potatoes recipe mixture in the buttered baking dish. (Use a slotted spoon).

~Sprinkle half of the Parmesan cheese over the potatoes.

~Top with the rest of the potato mixture - again using your slotted spoon.

~Evenly sprinkle the potato mixture with the remaining cheese.

~Butter a small sheet of aluminum foil and place the foil, buttered side down, on top of your best scalloped potatoes recipe.

~Bake for about forty minutes, covers. Remove the foil and continue baking until the potatoes are fork tender and the top begins to brown. (approx. 20 more minutes). 

Serves 6 - 8 - Your family and guests will indeed call these the "best ever scalloped potatoes!"

Easy Scalloped Potatoes Mixes

A Simple Version of the Best Ever Scalloped Potatoes


  • 1 can (10 fl oz/284mL) condensed cream of mushroom soup

1 cup Cheez Whiz Cheese Spread

1/2 cup sour cream

1 tsp. black pepper

3 lb. (1.5 kg) Yukon gold potatoes (about 9), sliced

1 large onion, sliced, separated into rings


~Pre-heat your oven to 350ºF.

~Mix together: the mushroom soup, cheese spread, sour cream and pepper.

~Add the potato slices and onion rings

~Mix all ingredients gently to coat the potatoes with the sauce. 

~Place the scalloped potatoes mixture into a 13" x 9" baking dish. 

~Bake, covered, for 1 hour and 30 minutes or until the potatoes are fork tender. 

Easier still is to use the best ever scalloped potatoes you can get in a box:Betty Crocker Cheesy Scalloped Skin-On Potatoes

Cheap tickets

More Scalloped Potatoes Recipes

Scalloped Potatoes Recipes

Best Scalloped Potatoes

Crock Pot Scalloped Potatoes

All Clad Cookware Sets

What are Your Favorite
Potato Recipes?

We know that everyone has a favorite potato recipe because, in most families, potatoes are served several times each week. What are your favorite potato recipes? Share them!

Best Potato Recipes Books

Best Potato Recipes Home Page

Best Potato Recipes
Save 50-80% off on Dining, Entertainment, Travel and Retail! Shop Now

Potato Recipes Site Map

Electric Potato Peeler

300 Best Potato Recipes: A Complete Cook's Guide: Potatoes are just about everyone’s favorite side dish. This book includes dozens of recipes, and ways to cook potatoes, for every part of a meal from breakfast through appetizer, main course, and even dessert.

Fun With Potatoes - Mr. Potato Head

About Me and Best Potato Recipes

Privacy Policy

 Advertising Disclosure

Amazon Associates Disclosure
 - Judith Ramsey is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Thank you for supporting this site so I can continue to bring you Best Potato Recipes.

Subscribe To

Potato Peelings Newsletter

Recent Articles

  1. Mashed Sweet Potato Recipe

    Nov 20, 17 08:43 PM

    Whip up a mashed sweet potato recipe; you'll soon make it a favorite among your sweet potatoes recipes.

    Read More

  2. German Pizza

    Nov 09, 17 08:52 AM

    Peel and slice 8 potatoes In flat pan, brown in oil Chop one medium onion and add to potatoes After potaotes are brown and soft Top with slices of SPAM

    Read More

  3. Hamburger Potato Casserole

    Nov 04, 17 08:45 AM

    Make this hamburger potato casserole and, with slight variations make other potato casserole recipes.

    Read More

Best Potato Recipes
on Facebook!