Fill Dad up Baked Potato - What's a good steak without a baked potato? This easy way of making baked potatoes is sure to make that Father's Day meal simple. Sprinkle the tops of each potato with bacon bits or parsley before serving.
Product: Fathers Day Recipes for Kids
Category: Father's Day Fun Cooking
Fill Dad up Baked Potato
4 large baking potatoes
1/4 C Parmesan cheese, grated
1/4 C mozzarella cheese, shredded
1/4 tsp salt
1/4 tsp pepper
4 tsp butter
Scrub and rinse the potatoes well.
Pierce each potato several times with a fork.
Place the potatoes on a microwave safe dish.
Microwave the potatoes on high 7 minutes.
Turn the potatoes and continue microwaving an additional 5 minutes or until tender.
Place both types of cheese into a mixing bowl.
Sprinkle the cheese with salt and pepper and toss to combine.
When the potatoes have cooled slightly cut an X in the top of each of the potatoes.
Fluff the pulp with fork.
Place 1 tsp of butter on each potato.
Top each potato with 1/4 of the cheese mixture.
Return the potatoes to the microwave for 30 seconds or until the cheese has just started to melt.
Makes 4 servings
Preparation Time: approximately 15 minutes
Microwave Time: approximately 6 minutes
Total Time: approximately 21 minutes