Old Irish Scalloped Potatoes

Old Irish Scalloped Potatoes

Sheila Dortch Stockdale 1

"A simple scalloped potato recipe passed down from my Irish ancestors, using ingredients you have on hand."


1 h servings 316 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 316 kcal
  • 16%
  • Fat:
  • 19.7 g
  • 30%
  • Carbs:
  • 30.9g
  • 10%
  • Protein:
  • 5.4 g
  • 11%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 56 mg
  • 19%
  • Sodium:
  • 168 mg
  • 7%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C).
  2. Arrange thinly sliced potatoes in a 9x13-inch baking dish.
  3. Layer butter slices on top of potatoes. Season with salt and black pepper.
  4. Pour half-and-half evenly over potato mixture.
  5. Bake in preheated oven until sauce has thickened and potatoes are tender, 45 to 60 minutes.
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  1. 15 Ratings


I added slightly less butter and left them in the oven for an hour. They needed a little time to "set-up", so I left them on the counter for about 15 minutes before serving. They were really goo...

These really are old irish, my great grandmother used this recipe. As you say, what ever you have on hand! She made these for any big meal with the family, if she had extra cheese, extra ham scr...

For us these were not tasty enough to justify the calories - they need finely diced or sliced onion for sure - maybe a paprika seasoning between the layers. As is these were nothing special to ...

Good but I layered the potatoes with thin onion slices and grated cheddar cheese. I then combined melted butter, 1/2 & 1/2 and a small pour of sherry which I then poured over the layered potato...

Not all of my family likes scalloped potatoes, so I cut this recipe in half, and substituted 2% milk for the cream. In my covered casserole dish, the potatoes cooked through in about 30 minutes....

I made this recipe, and like other members, I made a few changes for our taste. I layered the potatoes with sliced butter, salt, pepper, onion powder, cooked chopped bacon, cheese, a mixture of...

Loved this recipe as is for a side dish! The second time I made it I added ham, chili powder, ginger, smoked paprika,cayenne pepper and made it into a main dish. Spectacular!!!!!

Bake time is GROSSLY understated. Needs 90 minutes....not 20! Add some salt Use shredded not sliced cheese. Add some rosemary for flavoring

Really good potato dish-i will definiely make it again!