- Recipes Home
- Interest Groups
Potato Skins With Cheese And Bacon Recipe
|Baking potatoes||4 Medium|
|Turkey bacon slices||4|
|Shredded reduced fat sharp cheddar cheese||3 Ounce (3/4 Cup)|
|Fat free sour cream||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Minced fresh chives/Finely chopped green onion||1 Tablespoon|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 883 Calories from Fat 168
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 19 g28.7%
Saturated Fat 10.3 g51.3%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 69.7 mg
Sodium 936.5 mg39%
Total Carbohydrates 137 g45.6%
Dietary Fiber 9.4 g37.5%
Sugars 5.3 g
Protein 45 g90.6%
Vitamin A 26.9% Vitamin C 80.3%
Calcium 94.6% Iron 35%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
2. Bake potatoes at 425° for 1 hour or until tender. Cut each potato in half lengthwise; let cool slightly. Scoop out potato pulp, leaving a 1/4-inch-thick shell. Reserve pulp for another use.
3. Place potato shells on a baking sheet. Spray inside of shells with cooking spray, and bake at 425° for 8 minutes or until crisp; set shells aside.
4. Cook bacon according to the package directions, and let cool slightly. Chop cooked bacon; set aside.
5. Sprinkle cheese evenly in potato shells. Bake at 425° for 5 minutes or until cheese melts. Sprinkle bacon evenly over cheese; top each serving with sour cream and chives.