Appetizer/Small Plates Entrées Side Dishes

Baked Potato Mac and Cheese

  • 12 portions

Preparation

Ingredients

Potato, russet

6 ea
Olive oil2 tbsp
Salt3/4 tsp
Black pepper3/4 tsp

Stouffer’s White Cheddar Macaroni and Cheese

31 oz

Bacon, cooked, chopped

4 oz
Parmesan, grated6 tbsp
Panko breadcrumbs4 oz
Garlic powder1/2 tsp
Parsley, minced2 tbsp
Garlic chips54 ea
Chives, minced1/2 cup

Method

  1. Rub each baked potato with 1/2 teaspoon olive oil and season with salt and pepper. Bake at 350° for 45-50 minutes or until fork tender.
  2. Slice in half and scoop out center of potato, leaving 1/2" of potato flesh around the edges.
  3. Mix mac and cheese with 1/2 the amount of breadcrumbs and bacon. Scoop 1/2 cup macaroni and cheese mixture onto each potato half.
  4. In a medium workbowl, mix together parmesan, remaining breadcrumbs, garlic powder, parsley, and salt and pepper to taste.
  5. Sprinkle remaining breadcrumb and bacon amongst potatoes.
  6. Return to oven and bake 25-30 minutes or until breadcrumbs are golden brown.
  7. Garnish each with a sprinkle of chives and garlic chips.