Author Notes: These are a very hearty dish but it can be your starch and vegetable all in one.
Large russet potatoes, thin skinned white, red or yukon gold
tablespoons Softened butter
cup Light cream cheese or light sour cream
tablespoons Snipped chives
tablespoons Grated sharp cheddar cheese
cup Broccoli flowerets, cooked
In This Recipe
- Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Wash and dry potatoes. Prick potatoes with fork. Place potatoes in oven for about 1 hour or until fork tender.
- When cooked, halve the potatoes lengthwise. Carefully scoop out hot pulp, reserving 6 shells.
- Mash potatoes with butter while still hot. Blend egg yolks and cream cheese or sour cream, mix with the scooped out potatoes, chives and salt. Mound mixture equally into each reserved shell.
- Place back into the 375 degree F oven for about 10 minutes to heat through. Now evenly divide up the cooked broccoli flowerets onto the 6 stuffed potatoes and sprinkle a tablespoon of grated cheese on top of each broccoli topped stuffed potato. Place back into oven for about 5 minutes or until cheese is melted.
- This recipe was entered in the contest for Your Best Recipe with Potatoes