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Loaded Baked Potato Dip with Crispy Fingerling Chips

  • Ready Time: 40min
    1 Review
  • Prep Time: 10min
    Cook Time: 30min
  • Cuisine: American
  • Serves: 12
    Prep Method: BakedBoiled
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Description

Recipe by: Potatoes USA

Whipped light and creamy potatoes with smoky bacon, cheddar, sour cream, and chives, baked in the oven and served with crispy sea salt chips.

Ingredients

Loaded Baked Potato Dip

  • 2-3/4 cups (660ml) Water
  • 4.5 tablespoons (75g) Butter, Unsalted
  • ½ teaspoon (1g) Kosher Salt
  • 1-1/2 cups (360ml) Milk
  • 3 cups (150g) Potato Flakes
  • 1/3 cup (90g) Bacon Bits
  • 1/3 cup (8g) Chopped Chives (Green Onions can be subbed)
  • ¾ cup (120g) Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • ½ cup (120ml) Sour Cream
  • 1 teaspoon (2g) Kosher Salt
  • 1 teaspoon (1g) Freshly Ground White Pepper

Fingerling Potato Chips

  • 1-1/2 lbs. (680g) Fingerling Potatoes, thinly sliced, lengthwise
  • As Needed Vegetable Oil for frying
  • 1 teaspoon Fine Sea Salt

Preparation
Prep Time: 10min | Cook Time: 30min

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 °F (177 °C)
  2. To make the fingerling potato chips, heat the oil to 350 °F. Thinly slice the potatoes using a knife or a mandolin. Hold the potatoes in water until ready to fry. To fry drain the potatoes and dry them slightly in a salad spinner or just on some paper towels. Fry the potatoes in batches, until they are crisp. About 6-8 minutes.  Drain the chips on a tray lined with paper towels and season them with sea salt.
  3. To make the potato dip, heat the water, butter, and salt to boiling in a medium saucepan. Remove from the heat. Stir the milk and the potato flakes into the potatoes with a small whisk or fork until the potatoes are the desired consistency. Mix in the bacon, chives, ½ cup cheese, sour cream, salt, and pepper.  Transfer the loaded mash into an oven-safe dish.  Top the potatoes with the remaining ¼ cup of cheese and place in the oven for 8-10 minutes or until the cheese is melted and the potato dip is hot.
  4. Arrange the chips next to the potato dip and enjoy!

Nutrition

Calories230
Fat14g
Sodium600mg
Cholesterol25
Vitamin C20mg
Carbohydrates21g
Fiber1g
Protein5g
Potassium162mg
Sugar2g

1 Review

Lloyd Anger 8 months ago

AMAZING!!

Lloyd Anger 8 months ago

AMAZING!!

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