Recipe: Easy Cheesy Potatoes

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! In honor of Ireland, the Irish, St. Patrick’s Day and because it is Tuesday, we’re cooking up some potatoes today.   If you don’t know about the Irish and potatoes, Click Here.

This recipe goes well with just about anything. Potatoes! Easy, Cheesy Potatoes – whip up a batch.

Mimi’s Cheesey Potatoes

6 medium potatoes, peeled and cubed
1 small onion, chopped
1 Tablespoon butter
1/4 cup flour
2 cups milk
3/4 lb. Velvetta Cheese
salt and pepper to taste

Peel potatoes and onion. Cube potatoes and chop onion. Place in a saucepan and cover with water. Boil until just tender. Drain well and let cool while making sauce. In a small saucepan, melt butter, stir in flour, slowly stir in the milk. Cook over medium heat until thickened stirring constantly (unless you like the smell of burnt milk). Stir in cheese and mix until melted. Add salt and pepper. Pour potato/onions in a 1 1/2 quart (buttered) casserole dish and pour cheese sauce over all. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes.

Now, go find someone who forgot to wear their green today and give’em a good pinch!

Y’all Enjoy! 🙂


5 Comments Add yours

  1. Jamie says:

    Cheese and potatoes, I am game! I still love that we are both Jamie and our mom’s are both Mimi. Happy St. Pat’s Day!

  2. Anything with Velveeta is a winner in my book. And potatoes? Heaven. I’m just a redneck at heart;)

  3. Leslie says:

    I am going to make this tonight to go with our roasted chicken. I even have all the ingredients! Sounds yummy!!!

  4. Donna in VA says:

    I like easy and I like cheesy and I LOVE potatoes!!

  5. Kate says:

    This sounds great!
    I wanted to comment on your post below to say how beautiful the daffodil farm looks but the comments were closed.

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