5 Ingredient Baked Potato Skins

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Easy to make, a great way to use leftover taters (of course I make sure I have leftovers, LOL) with a stuffing that is thick enough to stay on the skin and not run over.

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  • add   1/4 cup bacon bits
  • add   4 ounces cream cheese
  • add   3/4 cup cheddar cheese
  • add   4 baked potatoes
  • add   1 teaspoon red pepper flakes


  1. Preheat oven to 400.
  2. Cut potatos into quarters lengthwise, scoop out center leaving 1/2 inch of flesh, reserve centers for another use.
  3. Combine cream cheese, cheddar, bacon bits and pepper flakes until blended, mixture should be thick.
  4. Press onto each skin.
  5. Bake for 15 minutes, switch to broil and toast tops for another 3 or until lightly browned.
  6. Cooking time may vary depending on if potoates have been refrigerated.