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U.S. Russet Potatoes Mushroom Cheese Casserole

U.S. Russet Potatoes Mushroom Cheese Casserole

Nutrition packed U.S. Russet Potatoes Mushroom Cheese Casserole - Christmas Dish by dietitian Indra Balaratnam
Course Main Course
Cuisine French
Keyword potato
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Servings 6 people
Calories 160kcal
Author Indra Balaratnam


  • Oven


  • 450 g U.S. Russet Potato 2 medium sized, thinly sized
  • 200 g White button mushroom
  • 100 g Yellow onion thinly sliced
  • 1 tbsp Butter
  • 2 cloves Garlic finely minced
  • 1 tbsp Wheat flour
  • 250 ml Skimmed milk
  • 120 g Low-fat cheese 6 slices low-fat cheese slices
  • ½ tsp Salt
  • ½ tsp Black pepper
  • ½ tsp Cayenne pepper optional
  • ½ tsp English parsley to garnish


  • Preheat oven to 180°C
  • Line the thinly sliced U.S. potatoes into a lightly buttered baking dish
  • Melt butter in a small pot over low-medium heat
  • Add in onion and mushroom to cook, stirring occasionally until tender (about 5 minutes)
  • Stir in flour, then slowly add in the skimmed milk and stir till well combined. Bring to a slight simmer
  • Stir in the low-fat cheese, salt, black pepper and cayenne pepper
  • Pour mixture into prepared baking dish, then spread out to coat the thinly sliced potatoes
  • Bake in the oven uncovered for 45 minutes
  • After 45 minutes, cover with foil and continue to bake for another 10 minutes
  • Garnish with finely chopped English parsley


Nutrition Analysis (per serving for 1 pax)
Calories: 160
Protein: 8g
Total fat: 5g
Saturated fat: 3g
Carbohydrates: 22g
Fibre: 2g
Cholesterol: 17mg
Sodium: 372mg
Vitamin A: 404 IU
Vitamin C: 7mg
Calcium: 177 mg
Potassium: 591mg
Iron: 1mg