Asparagus and tarragon give this modern bake recipe a touch of showmanship.
- Makes: 4 servings
- Prep: 25 mins
- Bake: 30 mins 400°F
- Stand: 10 mins
pound Yukon gold potatoes, sliced
8 ounce tub light cream cheese spread with chive and onion
ounces cooked boneless ham, cut in bite-sized slices
pound fresh asparagus spears, trimmed, cut in 2 to 3-inch pieces
Tarragon sprigs (optional)
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. In medium saucepan cook potatoes, covered, in small amount of lightly salted boiling water 5 to 7 minutes, just until tender. Drain; transfer to bowl and set aside.
- For sauce, in same saucepan combine cream cheese, milk, 2 tablespoons Parmesan, and 1/4 teaspoon black pepper. Heat and whisk until smooth and cheese is melted. Remove from heat; stir in tarragon.
- Layer potatoes, ham, asparagus, and sauce in 1-1/2-quart baking dish. Bake, covered, 20 minutes. Uncover; sprinkle remaining Parmesan. Bake 10 to 12 minutes. Let stand 5 minutes. Top with tarragon and freshly ground black pepper. Serves 4.
Nutrition Facts (Potato-Ham Bake)
- Per serving:
- 346 kcal cal.,
- 16 g fat
- (9 g sat. fat,
- 1 g polyunsaturated fat,
- 3 g monounsatured fat),
- 67 mg chol.,
- 1162 mg sodium,
- 30 g carb.,
- 5 g fiber,
- 8 g sugar,
- 22 g pro.
- Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet