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bacon stuffed potatoes

Recipe by
Amy H.
Detroit, MI

I love stuffed baked potatoes. These are really good, and who doesn't love bacon???

yield 4 -8
prep time 1 Hr
cook time 15 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For bacon stuffed potatoes

  • 4 lg
    baking potatoes
  • vegetable oil
  • 1/2 c
    chopped shallots
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter, melted
  • 1 c
    commercial sour cream
  • 1/4 c
    freshly grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 8 slice
    cooked and crumbled bacon
  • paprika

How To Make bacon stuffed potatoes

  • 1
    Wash potatoes and rub with oil. Bake at 400 degrees for 1 hour or until soft when pierced with fork. Allow potatoes to cool to the touch.
  • 2
    Carefully scoop out pulp, leaving shells intact. Mash pulp; set aside.
  • 3
    Saute shallots in butter until tender. Add shallots and remaining ingredients, except paprika to potato pulp; stir well. Stuff potato shells with pulp mixture; sprinkle with paprika.
  • 4
    Place potatoes in a 9 inch square baking pan; bake at 350 for 15 minutes or until thoroughly heated. Yield 4 servings.