Happy Thanksgiving – Fire House Recipe – Alex VanDeusen

We wish you a happy Thanksgiving from the Jefferson Monroe Fired Department.

We have a great dish to add to your traditional meal settings.

Recipe Spotlight – Ultimate Scalloped Potatoes – Alex VanDeusen

Prep Time: 15 min
Cook Time: 45 min.


  • 6 medium Russet potatoes
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1/3 cup milk
  • 3/4 tsp seasoning salt
  • 1 tsp minced garlic
  • 1 cup shredded Swiss cheese
  • 1/4 cup grated parmasean cheese


  1. Grease a shallow baking dish and set aside
  2. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  3. In a small sauce pan combine cream, milk, seasoning salt and garlic
  4. Cook just until bubbling around sides
  5. Remove from heat and let cool for 10 minutes
  6. Peel and thinly slice potatoes
  7. Layer half the potatoes in baking dish, pour half the cream mixture and sprinkle half the cheeses over top.
  8. Repeat with other half
  9. Bake covered for 45 minutes
  10. Stir and return to oven, uncovered, for an additional 30 minutes
  11. Once done I like to cube up ham and add to the potatoes.