Corned beef and cabbage—updated with a cabbage, potato and Cheddar casserole.
Updated September 2009
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Recipe: Potato, Cabbage & Cheddar Casserole
A New Twist On Corned Beef & Cabbage: Turn The Cabbage Into A Delicious Casserole
Why make the same old corned beef and cabbage? This tasty recipe combines potatoes, pretty Savoy cabbage and sharp Cheddar accents. Makes 8 servings.
- 5 cups peeled and thinly sliced russet (baking) potatoes (about 2 pounds)
- 3 tablespoons salted butter
- 6 cups thinly sliced Savoy cabbage (about 1 small head)
- 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme leaves
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
- 8 ounces Sharp or Extra Sharp Cabot Cheddar, grated
- Bring large saucepan of water to boil. Add potatoes and cook for 5 minutes. Drain in colander and set aside.
- In large skillet over medium heat, melt butter. Add cabbage, thyme, salt and pepper. Cover and cook, stirring often, until cabbage is wilted, about 5 minutes
- Preheat oven to 400°F. Coat 8" x 8" or similar-size baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. Arrange one third of potatoes over bottom of dish. Scatter one third of cheese over potatoes. Top with half of cabbage.
- Add another third of potatoes and another third of cheese. Top with remaining cabbage.
- Arrange remaining potatoes on top. Set remaining cheese aside. Cover baking dish tightly with foil.
- Bake for 45 minutes. Uncover and sprinkle with reserved cheese. Return to oven briefly to melt cheese.
Calories From Fat 122
Total Fat 14g
Saturated Fat 9g
Total Carbohydrate 23g
Dietary Fiber 4g
For a diet treat, steam Savoy cabbage and enjoy it with a gourmet mustard, like a flavored Dijon. Read our Mustard Glossary for ideas.
Photo of Savoy cabbage
by Janet Goulden | SXC.
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