WQED mobile
menu
close menu

AVAILABLE AT SHOP WQED

Season by Season with Chris Fennimore
Organized by spring, summer, fall and winter, this collection includes 36 months of Chris' recipes from Pittsburgh Magazine as well as many of his personal reflections.
(click here for details)

HAM & POTATO GRATIN


Primary category: Casseroles

Ingredients

1 TB softened butter
1 c fresh bread crumbs
3 lb. potatoes, peeled and sliced very thin
1/2 tsp thyme
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp black pepper
1/2 lb cheddar cheese
2 TB flour
2 oz ham, diced
1/2 c cream
2 c chicken broth
3 TB mustard (country style Dijon)

Procedure

Mix the thyme, salt and pepper in a small bowl. Grate the cheddar cheese and mix lightly with the flour. In another bowl, mix the cream, broth and mustard.

Cover the bottom of a buttered backing dish with a layer of potatoes. Sprinkle 1/3 of the spices, ham and cheese. Put down another layer of potatoes, then another third of the spices, ham and cheese. One final layer of potatoes, spices, cheese and ham.

Pour in the liquid and bake at 350° for 30 minutes.

Meanwhile, brown the bread crumbs lightly in a skillet with the butter. Sprinkle them over the potatoes and bake another 45 minutes. Let the dish stand for 5 or 10 minutes before serving.

RETURN TO ALL RECIPES

Ham & Potato Gratin - NOTES

add your own note

This will be added to your recipes.

Ham & Potato Gratin - REVIEWS

Facebook


 


featured specials


  • WQED is pleased to partner with Highmark to bring you these special reports on "Men & Cancer" and "Women & Cancer." Every year cancer claims the lives of nearly 300,000 men in America. According to the American Cancer Society, getting the facts about cancer is an important step in taking care of your overall health.

featured specials


  • WQED is pleased to partner with Highmark to bring you these special reports on "Men & Cancer" and "Women & Cancer." Every year cancer claims the lives of nearly 300,000 men in America. According to the American Cancer Society, getting the facts about cancer is an important step in taking care of your overall health.

featured specials


  • WQED is pleased to partner with Highmark to bring you these special reports on "Men & Cancer" and "Women & Cancer." Every year cancer claims the lives of nearly 300,000 men in America. According to the American Cancer Society, getting the facts about cancer is an important step in taking care of your overall health.