Recipe: Cheesey bacon potato skins

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Potato skins are a delicious side to a main meal, or great served as a snack. This easy to follow recipe makes a simple snack that has some huge flavors.

Ingredients:

Large potatoes
Grated mature cheddar
Grated mozzarella
Pancetta
Kale
Mixed herbs
Olive oil

Instructions:

  1. Bake the potatoes, either in the microwave or conventional oven.
  2. Cook the pancetta in a frying pan with a small amount of olive oil.
  3. Cut each baked potato in half. Scoop out the insides of the potatoes, leaving a thin layer of potato on the skins. The insides can be saved for a later date, to use in another recipe.
  4. Brush a light layer of oil across the inside and outside of the potato skins.
  5. Fill each potato with a mix of cheeses, mixing in the cooked pancetta.
  6. Sprinkle a small amount of herbs and finely sliced kale on top of each of the skins.
  7. Bake the skins for a further 15 minutes, until the cheese melts and the skin becomes crispy.

Enjoy the skins with a sour cream and chive dip.

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