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RecipeSavants.com Are you tired of making the same potato side dishes? Why not try my unique spin on apple & potato gratin! It features nutty caramelized onions and slices of tender potatoes & tart apples. They are layered in a savory sauce that is perfectly seasoned. Smart Recipes, American Recipes, Dairy,Vegetables Recipes, Recipes Dairy,Vegetables American Apple & Potato Gratin PT1H40M Serves 8 Ingredients: 2 Tablespoon Extra-Virgin Olive Oil 1 Teaspoon Salt 2 Large Onions 2 Tablespoons Fresh Thyme Leaves 2 Tablespoons Butter 2 Cups Heavy Cream 1.5 Cups Milk 2 Large Russet Potatoes 3 Large Granny Smith Apples Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In a large cast-iron skillet over medium-low heat, heat oil and add onions and 1/4 teaspoon salt. Cover and occasionally stir until onions are slightly tender, about 10 minutes. Increase heat to medium-high and saute onions until golden brown, about 10 more minutes. Stir in thyme and cook for another minute. Transfer to a medium bowl and set aside. In a large casserole dish, coat with butter and set aside. Heat a saucepan over medium-high heat, and add the heavy cream & milk and bring to a boil. Stir in the potatoes, apples and remaining salt. Cook, partially covered until potatoes are just tender, about 12-15 minutes. Stir occasionally so potatoes do not stick. In the prepared casserole dish, spoon 1/3 of the potato & apple mixture and top with 1/2 of the onions. Repeat and top with a layer of remaining potatoes & onions. Pour any remaining cream over the mixture. Place dish on a sheet pan and bake until the mixture is bubbly and the top is golden brown, about 30 minutes.
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