Amish Potato Haystack

When you make this Amish Potato Haystack recipe, you'll certainly understand the reason why this dish is so popular among the Amish. It definitely makes one hearty meal!

So, if you're trying to find a good recipe for a main dish to feed a large family or even to take to a family gathering, look no further.

However, you might also want to consider cutting the ingredients in half if you're only feeding a smaller family - unless you don't mind having some leftovers.

But, if you're a real meat and potato person and don't mind a few extra goodies tossed in, consider giving this Amish recipe a try.

This is definitely another one of those "stick to your ribs" recipes that's guaranteed to fill you up and last.



10 med. Potatoes
2 pkg. Ranch dressing mix
1 c. sour cream
1 c milk
4 lb. Hamburger
1/4 c. chopped onion
2 pkg. taco seasoning
salt and pepper to taste

Cheese Sauce:

1/2 c. butter
1/4 c. flour
4 c. milk
salt and pepper to taste
1/2 box Velveeta cheese

Melt butter in pan. Add flour. When boiling, add milk, salt, pepper and cheese.

Cook, peel and shred potatoes. Add sour cream and milk to dressing mix. Fry hamburger with onion and add taco seasoning. Layer all ingredients in casserole in order given, then put cheese sauce on top. Bake until hot. Before serving, top with crushed nacho chips.

Potato Haystack recipe given by Mary Troyer, Lauara Raber and Rosie Weaver.

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