What Is a Recipe for Loaded Baked Potatoes?


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A loaded baked potato recipe consists of a baked potato, steamed broccoli, cheese, bacon, cream cheese, butter and seasonings. A method used by Bobby Deen on the Food Network requires the potato flesh to be scooped out prior to combining with the ingredients and baking.

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What Is a Recipe for Loaded Baked Potatoes?
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The recipe below shows how to make a loaded baked potato. The recipe can be made using a house seasoning that consists of 1 cup of kosher salt, 1/4 cup of garlic powder and 1/4 cup of black pepper. All of the ingredients are sifted together and then 1/2 teaspoon of the house seasoning is added to the mashed potato mixture before baking.

Prep Time: 20 min.

Cook Time: 10 min.

Ready In: 30 min.


  • 1 large baked potato
  • 1/4 cup steamed broccoli
  • 1/4 cup cheddar cheese, grated
  • 1 oz. turkey bacon, cooked, crumbled
  • 1 tbsp. cream cheese
  • 1 tbsp. butter, melted
  • salt and pepper to taste

Step 1: Preheat oven to 450 degrees Fahrenheit.

Step 2: Scoop the flesh from the potato with a spoon and place in medium mixing bowl.

Step 3: Combine potato with steamed broccoli, turkey bacon, grated cheddar cheese, room temperature cream cheese and salt and pepper to taste.

Step 4: Mash the loaded potato mixture with a fork until well combined. Add house seasoning. Stuff mixture into potato skin.

Step 5: Bake until thoroughly heated, about 10 minutes. Add melted butter to the top of the potato and serve.

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