Easy Side Dish for Bento: Potato Gratin

Easy Side Dish for Bento: Potato Gratin

A quick side dish that's seasoned mildly.

Ingredients: 1 serving

1/2 slice
Heavy cream
1 tablespoon
Melting cheese
as needed
Salt, pepper
to taste


1. Grease the aluminum foil lightly with butter or oil. Steam the potato in the microwave for about 3 to 4 minutes. Divide into 4 portions.
2. Top the potatoes with chopped ham. Season with salt and pepper.
3. Top with heavy cream and cheese.
4. Bake in the toaster oven for 5 to 7 minutes.
5. Here it is packed in a bento, on the left corner.
6. *If it takes time to brown the surface, bake for longer.
7. Note: Heavy cream doesn't thicken like bechamel sauce.

Story Behind this Recipe

I've been making this for a while.