Gruyere cheese brings a nutty, earthy flavor to this rich and creamy ham and potato casserole recipe.

Source: Midwest Living


Recipe Summary

30 mins
1 hr 10 mins at 350°
10 mins


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  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 2-quart rectangular baking dish; set aside.

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  • For sauce, in medium saucepan cook onion in hot butter over medium heat 5 minutes or until tender; stirring occasionally. Stir in flour and mustard. Add milk all at once. Cook and stir over medium heat until slightly thickened and bubbly. Reduce heat to low. Whisk in Neufchâtel cheese until smooth. Gradually add 1/2 cup of the Gruyère cheese until cheese is melted. Stir in chives.

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  • In bowl combine potatoes, ham, and sauce; toss gently to combine. Transfer to prepared baking dish.

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  • Bake, covered, 1 hour or until potatoes are tender. Uncover; stir carefully. Sprinkle with crushed chips and remaining cheese. Bake, uncovered, 10 to 15 minutes more or until cheese is melted. Let stand 10 minutes before serving. Sprinkle with herbs. Serves 6.

Nutrition Facts

381 calories; total fat 20g; saturated fat 11g; polyunsaturated fat 1g; monounsaturated fat 6g; cholesterol 73mg; sodium 846mg; potassium 815mg; carbohydrates 31g; fiber 3g; sugar 6g; protein 19g; vitamin a 680IU; vitamin c 14mg; thiaminmg; riboflavinmg; niacin equivalents 3mg; vitamin b6mg; folate 44mcg; vitamin b12 1mcg; calcium 323mg; iron 2mg.