Cookbook:Twice-Baked Potatoes II
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|Twice-Baked Potatoes II|
Twice-Baked Potatoes II
see also Twice-Baked Potatoes
- 4 medium Russet potatoes (7 to 9 ounces)
- aluminium foil
- 1 tablespoon butter
- ½ cup sour cream
- 1¼ cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese
- 2 tablespoons heavy cream
- ¼ cup milk
- Salt and pepper to taste
- 2 strips bacon, cooked and diced
- 1 or 2 green onions, finely chopped
- Preheat oven to 400°F.
- Pierce potato skins with a fork and wrap in foil.
- Bake potatoes for 1 hour or until soft.
- Reduce oven temperature to 350°F.
- Carefully remove potatoes from oven and cool for 10 minutes.
- Cut potatoes at top ⅓ lengthwise and remove tops.
- Scoop out pulp with a small spoon, to about ¼ inch from skin.
- Mash potato pulp with a fork until smooth.
- Add butter, sour cream, ½ cup shredded cheese, heavy cream, milk, salt, and pepper, mash until well combined and smooth.
- Stir in bacon and onion.
- Spoon or pipe the mixture into the empty potato shells.
- Top with the rest of the cheese.
- Bake for 15 minutes, or until cheese is melted.