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Cheesy Potatoes

Here’s a quick lunch/supper idea for the weekend, or any evening when cooking needs to be quick and easy!¬†

Cheesy Potatoes

olive oil and butter for frying – just a little of each ūüėČ

potatoes – however many each person wants

chopped onions

bacon, sliced thinly

chopped mushrooms

Nandos garlic sauce or mayonnaise

grated cheddar cheese

  • Bake the pototoes in the microwave, split in half.¬†
  • Fry the onions in olive oil, add the bacon.¬†
  • Fry until slightly browned, then add the finely chopped mushrooms.¬†
  • Add a little butter if needed,¬† remove from the heat.
  • Scoop out and chop the flesh from each potato half, add to the bacon mixture.¬†
  • Stir¬†through over a low heat, then add some Nandos garlic sauce, or mayo (or whatever grabs your fancy).¬†
  • Stir very well and check the seasoning.¬†¬†
  • Arrange the potato skins in an ovenproof dish, fill each¬†skin with the mixture, piling it high.¬†
  • ¬†Top with grated cheese and place under a hot grill until melted.¬†
  • Enjoy!!!


There you have it – quick and easy!