Garlic Sprinkled Baked Potato in Crispy Skins

Joanne Hendriksen


A simply delicious stand alone or can be used as a side. No Oils or butters Needed with this naturally delicious Baked rustic mash Baked Potato

Another delicious low-calorie creation by Joanne


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15 Min
3 Hr


  • 2 large
    baking potatoes
  • 1 Tbsp
    vegan mayonnaise
  • 1 sprig(s)
  • 3 clove
  • dash
    cayenne pepper & paprika
  • dash
    sea salt & ground pepper

How to Make Garlic Sprinkled Baked Potato in Crispy Skins


  1. Wash large potato then set aside to dry
  2. Preheat oven 400 degrees 15 minutes
  3. wrap each potato in aluminum foil
  4. Place potato in oven-Bake at 375 degrees for 2 hrs.
  5. Remove from oven when soft
  6. Cool 10 minutes then scoop out softened potato leaving 1/8 skin for baking crisp
  7. Place on pan with sides touching to insure baking into the shape of a bowl
  8. Bake for 1 hr. on low 250 degrees be careful not to burn
  9. Remove from pan then place on rack for additional 20-35 minute bake on 200 degrees until golden brown
  10. While boats are crisping mash potato mixture with fork add 1 Tbls. mayonnaise
  11. chop fresh chives with very small scallion slices set aside for topping
  12. Microwave whole garlic according to size between 8-12 seconds. Careful not to cook into a mash as you want this garlic for slicing small
  13. peel away skin of garlic then run cold water to cool immediately to stop the cooking process
  14. grate garlics into slices
  15. place garlic slices & 1/2 of the thin sliced scallion on pan with space in between
  16. Bake on 350 degrees for approximately 10 minutes
  17. While baking garlic slices top potatoes mixture with fresh chives and season with sea salt, cayenne pepper, black pepper, and paprika
  18. Remove garlic toasties from oven then cool and press to crunch into crunchies for topping-top with toasted scallion slices for both taste & presentation
  19. Place mashed potatoes into Potato Skins and top with crunchies to taste
  20. Cover with foil and return to oven at 250 degrees to warm-Serve while hot

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About Garlic Sprinkled Baked Potato in Crispy Skins

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Healthy

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