Potatoes Foster ingredients
Makes 6 servings
2.5-LBS potatoes, peeled2 medium onions, chopped
6 Tbsp butter
3 cups shredded cheddar cheese
2 cups sour cream
Salt and pepper, to taste
Few dashes of Tabasco® Pepper Sauce or Worcestershire Sauce®, if desired
DirectionsPreheat oven to 350ºF. Grease baking dish and set aside.
In a saucepan, combine the potatoes with enough water to cover; bring to a boil.
Boil potatoes until tender, about 45 minutes; drain. Shred potatoes and set aside.
In a skillet, sauté onions in the butter until tender, about 3 minutes. Stir the cheese and sour cream into the sauté pan. Cook until the cheese thoroughly melts, stirring constantly.
Add the potatoes, tossing to mix. Spoon into the greased baking pan. Bake casserole until the top is crusty and brown, about 45 to 60 minutes. Remove from oven; cover and allow to stand for 5 minutes.
Adapts Junior League of Buffalo, Inc, Great Lake Effects: Buffalo Beyond Winter and Wings : A Cookbook by the Junior League of Buffalo ( Nashville: Favorite Recipes Press, 1997), xxx.