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Loaded Potato Skins Recipe

Loaded Potato Skins

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"Delicious crispy potato skins are filled with bacon, scallions and cheese. Serve with sour cream for dipping."

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  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Pierce potatoes with a knife and bake 45 minutes, or until tender. Cool.
  2. Cut potatoes in half lengthwise and scoop potato out, leaving a 1/4" of potato on the skin.
  3. Halve potatoes again then brush the inside of the potatoes with olive oil and sprinkle with salt. Place under broiler for about 5 minutes or until light brown.
  4. Fill skins with cheese, scallions and bacon. Broil until cheese melts and serve with sour cream.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Jun 01, 2006

soooo good. and filling. i could only eat 3. i didnt use scallions though, but they were still amazing. better than i've had in a restaurant.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jul 10, 2009

Lacking in flavor...


26 Ratings

Oct 16, 2009

You are alsome ! I love this I wont to say one thing .If you brush your potatos with oil, what ever you have on hand ,olive oil ect... be for bakeing the out side is crisp and light. Other than that this is great.

Jun 14, 2006

You can't argue with perfection..They were delish..I spritzed them w/butter spray in step 3 popped them back in the oven used sharp cheddar,scallions & bacon DH was very happy and very stuffed thanks for sharing =0)

Sep 23, 2007

FAB!!! Simple to make and a great base for any type of filling/topping you might like. This is THE one to try!

Sep 04, 2007

These are awesome!!

Sep 03, 2007

I LOVE this recipe and make it all the time! One of the best I have found on this site.

Nov 30, 2006

Loved it and was easy to make. The whole family loved them! Thanks for sharing.


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  • Calories
  • 417 kcal
  • 21%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 35.1 g
  • 11%
  • Cholesterol
  • 46 mg
  • 15%
  • Fat
  • 26.2 g
  • 40%
  • Fiber
  • 4.1 g
  • 17%
  • Protein
  • 11.7 g
  • 23%
  • Sodium
  • 396 mg
  • 16%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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