Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

Feel free to add other types of cheese or toppings such as cooked ground beef with taco seasonings, salsa, mushrooms, ham caramelized onions or broccoli.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Coat a baking sheet with cooking spray.
  2. Place the skins on it and then brush them on both sides with olive oil.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees for about 20 minutes, or until they become crispy.
  4. Sprinkle grated cheddar cheese and bacon pieces over the skins and bake a few minutes until the cheese is melted.
  5. Serve with sour cream, adding chopped scallions if you like.
Most Helpful

One of my favorate foods! This recipe is very easy to make and too good to be true. I used garlic flavored olive oil (Trader Joe's)and the baking produced crispy shells without all the fat. I will use this recipe often.

Jan Morrison July 09, 2003

These weere yummy! I followed directions as stated, except I used artificial bacon bits. Thanks for a good one!

Sharon123 March 14, 2003

This is an easy thing to do with the skins...and tasty to boot. Thank you. I have made these several times.

shellbee January 20, 2009