Broccoli - Bacon Baked Potatoes W/ Cheese Sauce Recipe

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Broccoli - Bacon Baked Potatoes W/ Cheese Sauce

Cassie *

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@1lovetocook1x

I make these for lunch or dinner...the home made cheese sauce is so good...I made these last night for the kids...they were very satisfied...served with a side tossed salad...makes a nice filling meal...enjoy!


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Serves:

4

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

4 medium
to large baking potatoes
oil
for rubbing potatoes - i use olive oil
4 slice
bacon, cooked and crumbled
2 c
broccoli florets - steamed or boiled

CHEESE SAUCE

2 Tbsp
butter
2 Tbsp
flour
1/2 tsp
salt
pinch
pepper
1 c
milk
1 c
grated cheese - i use cheddar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 400 degree F.

Wash potatoes, dry well. Rub with oil. Prick potatoes with a fork.

Bake for 1 hour or until fork tender.

While they bake; prepare broccoli, either steam or boil in salted water. Just until crisp tender ( not mushy )

Prepare cheese sauce:

Melt butter over medium heat.
Add flour and stir until smooth.

Add salt, pepper and milk. Stir until thick and bubbly.

Gradually stir in grated cheese until it melts.

When potatoes are baked; split open, fluff the potato with a fork, add a little butter, evenly divide bacon, divide broccoli, and drizzle with cheese sauce...so yummy and satisfying...salt and pepper to taste.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American