Chris's Cheesy Potatoes
by Chris Gerold
1/4-1/2 cup Fresh parsley diced amount varies to taste
5-10lbs Potatoes….any kind will do - amount varies with how much you need to make
½-1 cup Diced onions - medium chop
½-1 cup Diced green peppers - fine chop
2-4 lbs Velveeta Cheese cubed ½” You can use shredded cheddar, but Velveeta works best.
1 qrt milk or half & half
1-2 cups ½” cubed bread – whatever you like…you can omit bread if you choose too.
Salt and pepper to your liking
Garlic powder or garlic salt to taste…not required
Peel and dice potatoes and set aside in water.
Dice green pepper, onions and parsley
Cube Velveeta cheese
Cube bread -
In a large bowl mix all the ingredients together
Scoop mixture into baking dish – I like to grease the sides with Crisco…saves on clean-up.
Any sort of baking dish with at least 2” or higher sides can be used. The size of the dish depends on how much you decide to make.
Now slowly pour milk into baking dish…use enough milk to almost cover potatoes. I warm the milk up on the stove before pouring into potatoes.
Cover baking dish with aluminum foil – poke a few holes in foil to release steam.
Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven
I suggest putting your baking dish on a cookie sheet, as it may bubble over. Keep an eye on the potatoes baking as you do not want the milk to boil over and out of the dish…this tends to dry the potatoes out. To fix this problem, lower the heat and or remove the foil and finish baking until potatoes are tender.
The key ingredients to the recipe are the Velveeta cheese and the parsley. You can add or take away any ingredient to suit your tastes. Diced mushrooms work well too.
I hope you enjoy the potatoes…they're a big hit in my household.
Click here to post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Potato Casserole Recipe.
Join Fiverr - Earn $$
All Clad Cookware Sets
Best Potato Recipes Books
What are Your Favorite
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 Home Page
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
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 amazon.com. Thank you for supporting this site so I can continue to bring you Best Potato Recipes.