Cheesy Ranch-Bacon Stuffed Potatoes

Total Time
40mins
Prep
20 mins
Cook
20 mins

These are very good, you can double the recipe. Prep time does not include baking the potatoes.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Set oven to 400°F.
  2. Place the potatoes on a baking sheet; bake for about 1 hour or until potatoes are tender; cool about 20-30 minutes (or until cool enough to handle).
  3. Cut the potatoes in half lengthwise, then carefully scoop out the pulp (leave about 1/4-inch thick shell place the pulp in a large bowl.
  4. Using an electric mixer beat the potato pulp with cream cheese, sour cream, dry Ranch dressing mix and butter until smooth.
  5. Add in the bacon bits, both cheeses; mix to combine and season with salt and pepper to taste.
  6. Evenly divide the mixture between the four potato shells.
  7. Sprinkle tops with Parmesan cheese (any amount desired).
  8. At this point you can cover and chill until ready to bake.
  9. Bake the potatoes in a 350°F oven for about 15-20 minutes (if you have prepared and chilled the potatoes before hand you will have to bake a little longer to heat them).