Cheesy squash gratin Recipe

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serves:

4

Total Time:

01:25

Prep:

00:25

Cooking:

01:00

Nutrition per portion

RDA
Calories 433 kCal 22%
Fat 26g 37%
  -  Saturates 16g 80%

This tasty, cheesy bake is made with butternut squash and potatoes. The hearty gratin is very easy to make and is ideal when the weather is getting colder

Ingredients

  • 500g (1lb) potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 red onions, peeled and thinly sliced
  • 60g (2oz) butter, diced
  • 500g (1lb) squash, peeled, deseeded and thinly sliced
  • 2 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed
  • 150g (5oz) raclette cheese slices
  • 200ml (7fl oz) hot vegetable stock
  • 2 tbss chopped fresh parsley
  • 1.25 litre (2 pint)

Method

  • Set the oven to Gas Mark 4 or 180°C. Arrange a layer of potatoes in the dish, season and top with a few slices of red onion and knobs of butter.

  • Cover with a layer of squash slices, season, sprinkle with some garlic and repeat the potato layer.

  • Top with a layer of squash, interleaved with the raclette cheese and finished with the onion and butter.

  • Pour over the vegetable stock. Cover and bake for 1 hour, uncover and cook for 30 mins or more, until the potatoes are tender and the top is golden. Sprinkle with parsley to serve.

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If you can’t find raclette slices, use Emmental or Gruyère cheese instead.