Twice Baked Potato Casserole with Fried Sage


What you’ll need:

4 Yukon gold potatoes cut into thin slices (I leave the skins on)

2 sweet potatoes peeled and sliced thinly

1 Tbsp sea salt divided

1 Tsp black pepper

4 Tbsp butter melted

3/4 C milk (I use almond)

1/2 C cream

1 Tsp vegetable bullion

1/2 Tsp cayenne pepper divided

1 package of fresh sage

1 Tbsp flour

Vegetable oil

What you’ll do:

Heat oven to 450

Boil potatoes in separate pots until potatoes are tender about 10 minutes

In a medium bowl combine butter, milk, cream and bullion

Once potatoes are tender pour out excess water

Add 1/2 of the cream mixture to each of the potatoes

Mash potatoes with the cream but leave some chunks

Season with salt and pepper

In a greased glass baking dish scoop the sweet potatoes in, then scoop the gold potatoes in

Spread out evenly

Sprinkle with sea salt, pepper and cayenne pepper

Bake in oven for 20 minutes or until potatoes start to brown

In a medium skillet add oil (about 2″ deep) and heat over medium

Toss sage leaves with flour and cayenne pepper

When oil is heated add sage

Fry for 2-3 minutes until sage is crispy

Remove sage and place on a plate lines with paper towels

Season with sea salt

Remove casserole from oven and place sage on top of the casserole


Breakfast Casserole


What you’ll need:

1 Tbsp olive oil

1 small sweet onion chopped finely

2 parsnips peeled and chopped roughly

6-7 red potatoes peeled and shredded or one package of frozen shredded potatoes

1 1/2 C non fat plain Greek yogurt

1 large package of chives chopped finely

2 Tbsp flour

1/2 C cheese shredded (you could use cheddar, pepper jack or gruyere)

8 eggs

1 Tsp sea salt

1 Tsp black pepper

1 Tsp red pepper flake (optional)

What you’ll do:

Heat oven to 425

Grease a glass casserole dish

Heat oil in a large skillet over medium

Add onions and parsnips and cook about 5 minutes until soft

Add shredded potatoes

Add seasoning

Let brown while you make the yogurt mix

In a bowl add yogurt, chives, flour and cheese and combine

Pour yogurt mixture over potatoes

Transfer mixture into prepared glass dish

Cook at 425 for 15 minutes until bubbling

Remove from oven, using a spoon create 8 divots

Place an egg in each divot

Place back in oven and cook for an additional 10 minutes until egg whites do not move when you shake the dish

Garnish with green onion and red pepper flakes

I served mine with steamed spinach