Potatoes Patio

Potatoes Patio Recipe
Photo: Iain Bagwell; Styling: Buffy Hargett Miller


A mixture of Gruyère and Parmesan cheese makes luxurious baked Potatoes Patio all the more delicious.


Makes 10 to 12 servings
Total time: 1 Hour, 40 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Hands-on: 25 Minutes
Total: 1 Hour, 40 Minutes


2 cups heavy cream
1 3/4 teaspoons table salt
1 garlic clove, pressed
3/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
3 pounds russet potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced
2 cups freshly grated Gruyère cheese
2 tablespoons freshly grated Parmesan cheese


1. Preheat oven to 350°. Stir together first 5 ingredients in a medium bowl. Let stand 5 minutes.

2. Arrange a single layer of potatoes in a buttered 13- x 9-inch baking dish. Pour 1/4 cup cream mixture over potatoes; sprinkle with 1/4 cup Gruyère cheese. Repeat layers 7 more times. Top with Parmesan cheese.

3. Bake, covered with aluminum foil, at 350° for 45 minutes. Uncover and bake 15 to 20 more minutes or until golden brown and potatoes are tender. Cool on a wire rack 10 minutes.

Alex Hitz,

Southern Living

December 2013
My Notes

Only you will be able to view, print, and edit this note.

Add Note