Bacon, Broccoli and Cheese Stuffed Potatoes

4
Medium
Dinner

Characteristics

Without Eggs Without nuts Without peanuts High Calcium High Fibre

Nutritional Facts Per Serving

550
Calories
88 g
Carbs
10 g
fiber
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Nutritional Facts

1 4
  • Amount For Serving % Daily Value
  • Calories 550
  • Lipides 13 g
    • Saturated fat  6 g
  • Cholesterol 35 mg
  • Sodium  540 mg
  • Carbs 88 g
    • fiber  10 g
    • Sugar  4 g

Ingredients

  • 4 large Russet potatoes (about 23; 4 pounds total), scrubbed and dried
  • 8 slices Compliments Regular bacon, chopped
  • 1 1/2 cups coarsely chopped Compliments Broccoli Florets
  • 1/3 cup Lucerne® Sour Cream
  • 1/2 cup Sensations Old Shredded Cheddar
  • Salt and freshly ground pepper

Method

  1. Pierce potatoes several times all over with a sharp knife. 
  2. Place 2 potatoes on a microwave-safe plate. Microwave on High (100%) until potatoes are tenderwhen pierced, 10-12 minutes. 
  3. Remove potatoes from microwave and set aside;keep warm. Repeat to cook remaining potatoes.
  4. While potatoes cook, place bacon in a 10- to 12-inch nonstick frying pan over medium high heat. Cook, stirring often, until bacon begins to brown, 5-6 minutes.
  5. Pour off and discard all but 1 tablespoon of fat from pan. 
  6. Add broccoli to bacon and continue cooking until bacon is browned and crisp and broccoli is tendercrisp when pierced, about 5 more minutes. Remove from heat.
  7. Preheat oven broiler.
  8. Using oven mitts to protect your hands, cut a 1/2-inch thick lengthwise slice from the top of each potato. 
  9. With a spoon, carefully scoop out the inside of each potato, leaving a shell about 1/2-inch thick; place shells on a baking sheet. 
  10. Spoon potato filling into a large bowl and add bacon mixture, sour cream, and salt and pepper to taste. Mix well. 
  11. Spoon filling back into potato shells and sprinkle evenly with cheese.
  12. Broil potatoes 4 inches away from heat until cheese is browned and bubbling, 2-3 minutes. 
  13. Serve immediately.

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