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Basil Scalloped Potatoes

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  Vegetable cooking spray 1
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), minced
  Skim milk 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs) (Divided)
  All purpose flour 1 Tablespoon
  Evaporated skimmed milk 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Chopped fresh basil 2 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Dried crushed red pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ground white pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Baking potato 1 3⁄4 Pound, peeled and thinly sliced to make 4 cups
  Shredded gruyere cheese 2 Ounce (1/2 Cup)
  Freshly grated parmesan cheese 2 Tablespoon

1. Coat a large saucepan with cooking spray; place over medium-high heat until hot. Add garlic, and saute until tender.
2. Combine 1/4 cup skim milk and flour; stir with a wire whisk until smooth. Add flour mixture to garlic; cook, stirring constantly, 1 minute or until mixture thickens. Gradually add remaining 1/2 cup skim milk, evaporated milk, and next 4 ingredients. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly. Add potato.
3. Spoon half of mixture into an 11- x 7- x 1 1/2-inch baking dish coated with cooking spray. Top with half of Gruyere cheese. Repeat layers. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese. Cover and bake at 350° for 30 minutes. Uncover and bake 15 additional minutes. Let stand 10 minutes before serving.

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Main Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 329 Calories from Fat 66

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 7 g11.5%

Saturated Fat 4.1 g20.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 33.3 mg11.1%

Sodium 385.1 mg16%

Total Carbohydrates 49 g16.4%

Dietary Fiber 2.9 g11.6%

Sugars 10.4 g

Protein 17 g34.1%

Vitamin A 14.8% Vitamin C 23.2%

Calcium 46.1% Iron 12.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Basil Scalloped Potatoes Recipe