Garlicky Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes

Garlicky Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes

Nova Scotia, Canada


Scalloped potatoes are so good and these garlicky cheesy scalloped potatoes are even better. Loaded with garlic, sour cream and a three cheese blend, these are definitely some tasty taters! Totally scrumptious. A casserole that’s incredibly satisfying and filling. So try these garlicky cheesy scalloped potatoes today. Ready to fire up the oven and get cooking?


  • 5 lbs Russet potatoes, sliced 1/8″ thick
  • 2 cups onions, chopped small
  • 6 cloves garlic, minced
  • ¼ cup butter
  • ¼ cup flour
  • 1 ½ cups vegetable broth
  • 1 ½ cups heavy cream
  • 1 tbsp salt
  • 2 tsp pepper
  • 2 tsp Cajun seasoning
  • 8 oz sour cream
  • 3 cups grated cheddar cheese, divided
  • 1 cup grated pepper jack cheese
  • 1 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese


  • Preheat oven to 400 F
  • Spray a large deep baking dish with a non stick spray
  • Set aside
  • Peel and thinly slice potatoes, approximately 1/8″ thick
  • Place in a large bowl until ready to use
  • In a large frying pan, melt butter over low flame
  • Add onions and garlic, sauteing for about 4-5 minutes
  • Sprinkle flour over onion mixture
  • Stir and cook for a couple mins
  • Gently pour vegetable broth into pan and stir
  • Add salt and pepper, seasoning and heavy cream
  • Stir until thickened, remove from heat just prior to boiling
  • Then add 2 cups of cheddar cheese, stir
  • Layer 1/3 of the potato slices in baking dish
  • Then add 1/3 of the sour cream
  • Then 1/3 of the cheese sauce over the potatoes
  • Top with 1/3 of the Parmesan, 1/3 pepper jack cheese and 1/3 of cheddar cheese
  • Repeat layering 2 more times ending with cheddar cheese
  • Cover with foil and place in oven
  • Bake for 1 ½ – 2 hrs
  • About 15 – 20 minutes prior to potatoes being done, remove foil to brown the cheese
  • Remove from oven, let stand for about 15 minutes


Served as a side with Baked Ham, Prime Rib or Roast Chicken. Add some tender fresh buttery corn, flaky buttermilk biscuits and you have the perfect family feast.



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