Recipe of the Month Overstuffed Twice-Baked Potatoes

This month, we’re featuring a recipe for overstuffed twice-baked potatoes. These potatoes are the perfect comfort food – they’re loaded with cheese and bacon, and they’re sure to hit the spot. Whether you’re serving them as an appetizer or a main dish, your guests are sure to love them. So go ahead and give them a try – we promise you won’t be disappointed. Enjoy!

Why this dish is the perfect appetizer for your next party

GalaFresh has a recipe of the month that’s sure to be a hit at your next party — Overstuffed Twice-Baked Potatoes. Not only is this dish easy to make — all you need is GalaFresh’s convenient grocery store shopping trip and your choice of ingredients — but it also screams comfort food. From the crunchy outside to the creamy inside, these potatoes will make your guests feel like they are transposed to the perfect Sunday afternoon in America, cozy and content with flavorful conversation. GalaFresh recipes are curated with you in mind so try the Recipe of the Month– Overstuffed Twice-Baked Potatoes– for your next gala and take home all the compliments!

What makes this dish so unique and delicious

This dish is complete comfort and complete flavor rolled into one. The recipe of the month is twice-baked potatoes, an all-American favorite with a unique twist. Piled high with creamy potatoes, melted butter, complete seasoning, and even some extra cheese if you’re feeling adventurous – this dish will sure to tantalize your taste buds and leave a lasting impression. With its comforting homemade goodness and the perfect blend of ingredients, it’s definitely not your average twice-baked potato!

Overstuffed Twice-Baked Potatoes are the perfect comfort food for any occasion. Whether you’re hosting a dinner party or just looking for a delicious side dish, this recipe is sure to please. With their creamy interior and crunchy exterior, these potatoes offer both texture and flavor in every bite. The combination of melted butter, cheese, bacon, and spices creates an irresistible taste that will have everyone coming back for more! Plus, with GalaFresh’s convenient grocery store shopping trip and easy-to-follow instructions, you can whip up these delicious potatoes in no time at all – making them the perfect addition to your next gathering.

How to make Overstuffed Twice-Baked Potatoes step by step

Making overstuffed twice-baked potatoes has never been easier. From prepping to stuffing and baking, it’s a fun process that brings together the smells and flavors of Sunday afternoon America in one hearty bite.  You’ll need: 

Servings: 4 (H3)


  • 5 large Idaho potatoes (about 1 lb. each)
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • 1- 3/4 teaspoons of kosher salt – divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon of freshly ground white pepper – divided
  • 4 oz. of bacon – chopped
  • 2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese – divided
  • 1 cup of sour cream
  • 4 tablespoons of unsalted butter – room temperature
  • 2 tablespoons of snipped chives


  1. Preheat the oven to 400°F. Line a large baking sheet with aluminum foil.
  2. Rub the potatoes with olive oil and season them with 1/2 teaspoon of salt and 1/8 teaspoon of pepper. Place the potatoes on a baking sheet and bake them until they are fork-tender, which should take about 1 hour to 1 hour and 10 minutes. Let the potatoes sit until they are cool enough to handle.
  3. Meanwhile, cook the bacon in a medium skillet over moderate heat until crisp. This should take 5 to 6 minutes. Drain on paper towels afterward.
  4. Peel one potato and discard the skin. Put the potato in a large bowl. Cut off the top of 4 other potatoes. Use a spoon to scoop out the inside of the potatoes into the bowl, leaving a quarter-inch layer of the potato skin. Put the shells of those four potatoes back on the baking sheet.
  5. Mash the potato pulp until it is smooth. Add 1 cup of the cheese, sour cream, butter, bacon, chives, and the remaining 1-1/4 teaspoons salt and 1/8 teaspoon pepper. Mash it all together until it is smooth.
  6. Put the potato mixture back into the potato shells. Add more cheese on top. Then bake it in the oven until the cheese is melted, which should take about 15 minutes.

For optimal indulgence, serve them up with your favorite condiments – dipping sauces, chives, or melted cheese – to bring out the perfect combination of flavors. Now it’s time to relax, dig in and create happy memories around your dinner table!

A few tips and tricks to make sure your dish turns out perfectly every time

A great appetizer can make all the difference. When making Overstuffed Twice-Baked Potatoes, one of the most important things is to make sure the filling is flavorful and not too dry. To do this, try using a mix of both sharp and mild cheddar cheese in addition to your favorite spices. For best results, feel free to get creative with your ingredients. Whether you mix in some smoky bacon and bright scallions for salty depth or drizzle some sharp cheddar cheese over the top – the only limit is your imagination! Be sure to bake it twice; the first time will ensure the potatoes are cooked through, but baking them again ensures that they’re ultra-crispy and golden on the outside while remaining light and fluffy within. Trust us: between that heavenly smell and explosive flavor, these Potatoes are sure to be an instant hit at every gathering. Following these tips and tricks will guarantee your dish is perfect every time!

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It comes as no surprise why Overstuffed Twice-Baked Potatoes are the perfect appetizer for your next gathering – they’re easy to make, incredibly delicious, and sure to be a hit. With its unique combination of flavors, these potatoes are sure to have your guests coming back for more. Following the steps outlined above with a few tips and tricks thrown in will ensure that you don’t miss out on anything while making this scrumptious dish. What better way to honor Food For Thought’s Recipe Of The Month than to get creative and spice up your repertoire? So don’t wait any longer — Find all the ingredients in GalaFresh to make this fabulous recipe today!

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