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Ranch Potato Skins Appetizer

This Ranch Potato Skins Appetizer recipe is perfect for parties or family dinners. These tender shells of potato perfection are filled to the brim with savory melted cheese and delicious crispy bacon to win over any crowd. They're easy to serve as an appetizer for your next dinner, but they just might outshine the main course.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Cook Time 15 min
  • Servings 8
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Ingredients (5)

For safe meat preparation, reference the USDA website. For dips, make and enjoy your dip creation. Then, refrigerate within 2 hours or discard.

Steps (2)

  1. 1
    Preheat the oven to 375°F. Scoop the potato out of the skins; combine with sour cream and dressing mix. Fill skins with mixture. Sprinkle with cheese.
  2. 2
    Bake for 12–15 minutes or until cheese is melted. Garnish with green onions and/or bacon bits, if desired. Serve hot.

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from It was delicious! I actually microwaved my potatoes. I washed them and then poked several holes on each side. I then salted them with a bit of sea salt and I put 3 large potatoes in at a time for 12 minutes and 30 seconds, everything else I did the same way, but I had dinner for 6 in less than 30 minutes... fast and scrumptious.
Date published: 2011-12-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great potato skins I loved these. These were crisp and not dry at all.
Date published: 2022-07-22
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