Cheese Potato Squares

Cheese Potato Squares

1 c. chopped mild onion
2 Tb. butter
2 lb. frozen hash brown potatoes, thawed
1/2 lb. grated swiss cheese
1 tsp. salt
ground white pepper, to taste
2 eggs, beaten
1 c. half 'n half cream
paprika

Saute onion in butter until soft, about 6 minutes. Add potatoes, cheese, salt and white pepper. Mix well. Spoon mixture into buttered 9-in x 13-in x 2-in baking pan. Beat together eggs and cream; pour over potato mixture and bake in preheated 350 oven for 25 minutes or until golden brown. Sprinkle lightly with paprika just before serving.Cool slightly before cutting into squares.