Baked Potatoes

Ingredients (Serves 4)

  • 4 potatoes with skin on
  • Olive oil (optional)


  1. Heat oven to 200°C.
  2. Use a fork to prick holes on all sides of the potatoes.
  3. Cook in microwave for approximately 5 mins, turn and then for another 4 minutes until. Cooking time will vary but cook until they are only beginning to get soft.
  4. Cook in hot oven, 200°C, on a rack or in a baking dish greased with a little olive oil


  • Toppings could include; cheese, Greek yoghurt and salad, bolognaise sauce, or for a Mexican touch add red kidney beans and cumin to the bolognaise sauce.