Breakfast/Brunch

Twice-Baked Potato with Egg on Top

  • Ready Time: 65min
    2 Reviews
  • Prep Time: 20min
    Cook Time: 45min
  • Potato Type: YellowRusset
  • Serves: 4
    Prep Method: Baked
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Description

Recipe by: HomeCookingAdventure

This recipe is courtesy of HomeCookingAdventure.

Ingredients

  • 2 medium russet potatoes
  • 2 tbsp olive oil or 1 tbsp butter
  • 1 medium yellow onion, diced
  • 3 or 4 cloves of garlic, chopped fine
  • 4 oz. (100 g) low-fat cheddar cheese, grated
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • Fresh chives, chopped
  • 4 small eggs

Preparation
Prep Time: 20min | Cook Time: 45min

  1. Preheat oven to 200°C (400°F).
  2. Scrub potatoes, pierce them with a fork and put them in the oven for 30-40 minutes until soft.
  3. In a large frying pan heat oil or butter over medium high heat.
  4.  Saute the onion with garlic for about 5 minutes until soft.
  5. When the potatoes are cool enough to handle cutfee potatoes in half lengthwise, scoop the interior out of each leaving about 1/4 inch shell of potato flesh and skin.
  6. Add the scooped out potato flesh, grated cheese, salt and pepper into the pan and stir well to combine.
  7. Place the potato shells on the baking sheet and fill them with the mixture.
  8. Press the mixture with a spoon so a hole is formed to make space for the eggs.
  9. Sprinkle chives on top and crack an egg on top of each half potato.
  10. Cook at 200°C (400°F) for 10-15 minutes until the egg is set.
  11. The whites should be set while the yolks are a bit runny. Enjoy!

Nutrition

Calories221
Fat10g
Sodium346mg
Cholesterol41
Vitamin C17%
Carbohydrates23g
Fiber3g
Protein11g

2 Reviews

Susanna 1 year ago

My whole family loved this recipe and I have some picky kids! Yum!!

Susanna 1 year ago

My whole family loved this recipe and I have some picky kids! Yum!!

Chelsey 4 days ago

While I'm personally not a huge fan of onions, you can definitely make it without them & it would still taste...Read Full Review

Chelsey 4 days ago

While I'm personally not a huge fan of onions, you can definitely make it without them & it would still taste great! I made this recipe for my family. My dad REALLY liked it. He told me it was the best potato he's ever eaten (and for him that's saying a lot!).

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