Cheddar Potato Bake Recipe

Try out this cheddar potato bake recipe that is sure to be a crowd pleaser for your next fiesta.

May 2018

  • This recipe can be made with any type of cheese or extra veggies you love most.
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Yield: 8 servings

Here's a quick and easy solution for a hungry crowd.


• 2 cups water
• 3 tablespoons butter
• 3/4 cup milk
• 2 cups instant potato flakes or buds
• 1 can (10.75 oz.) condensed cheddar cheese soup
• 1/2 cup sour cream or plain yogurt
• Generous dash of ground black pepper
• 1 medium green onion, chopped (2 tablespoons)


1. In a 2-quart saucepan, heat water and butter over high heat to a boil; remove from heat. Stir in milk. Slowly stir in potato flakes.

2. Add soup, sour cream, pepper and green onion to potato mixture; transfer mixture to a 1 1/2-quart casserole dish. Bake at 350°F. for about 30 minutes, or until casserole is piping hot.

This recipe originally ran in the September 2007 edition of Heart of the Home.

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