Potato Collops Recipe

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Categories: Irish, Potato, Side Dish, Vegetable

Submitted By: The Spice House.

Potato Collops Notes

This is a traditional Irish dish, perfect for cold days. A collop is a small portion of any food.

  • 3 medium potatoes
  • 1 large onion
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • 2 teaspoons parsley
  • 1/4 pound (4 ounces) raw bacon, diced
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 cup scalded milk, still warm
  • 1/4 cup cheddar cheese, finely grated
Serves / Yields

4-6 servings

Preparation Instructions

Preheat oven to 350 F.

Peel the potatoes and cut into very thin slices. Chop onion.

Place a layer of potatoes on a greased baking dish. Sprinkle with salt, pepper, parsley and diced bacon. Dot with butter. Repeat layers until all ingredients are used.

Pour milk over top and add cheese. Cover and bake for 45 minutes. Uncover and continue cooking until potatoes are done and top is nicely browned.

Quick Shopping List

Parsley Flakes
Broken Leaf, in a glass jar
1/2 cup shaker jar, net wt .25 oz.

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Kaye R. Said:

Thank you for sharing this recipe; I can't wait to make it!

Is the chopped onion supposed to be sprinkled raw over the potatoes, or does it need to be sauteed first?

Make it Again? Kaye R. would make this recipe again.