Broccoli baked potatoes

Broccoli baked potatoes

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Prep: 10 mins Cook: 30 mins


Serves 4
Put a new spin on the classic baked potato with this quick and tasty recipe

Nutrition and extra info

  • Vegetarian


  • kcal347
  • fat15g
  • saturates8g
  • carbs36g
  • sugars3g
  • fibre5g
  • protein19g
  • salt0.9g
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  • 4 baking potatoes



    The world's favourite root vegetable, the potato comes in innumerable varieties. A member of…

  • 300g broccoli, cut into small florets



    Like cabbage and cauliflower, broccoli is a brassica and is sometimes known by its Italian name…

  • 1 tbsp wholegrain mustard
  • 1 egg, beaten



    The ultimate convenience food, eggs are powerhouses of nutrition, packed with protein and a…

  • 140g grated cheddar



    Once cheddar was 'Cheddar', a large, hard-pressed barrel of cheese made by a particular…


  1. Heat oven to 200C/180C fan/gas 6. Microwave the potatoes on High for 12-15 mins until tender. Meanwhile, steam or boil the broccoli for 3 mins, then drain well. When the potatoes have cooled a little, cut them in half lengthways and scoop the insides into a bowl.

  2. Put the potato shells on a baking sheet. Mash the flesh with a fork, then stir in the mustard, egg, most of the cheese and the broccoli. Season if needed, then pile back into the shells. Sprinkle with the reserved cheese and bake for 15 mins until the tops are crisp and golden. Serve with salad and Tomato relish (see recipe, below).

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Comments (27)

nikkinoodle40's picture

Loved this recipe..definetly a keeper! Was lazy and used shop bought tomato relish was yummy and went beautifully with the recipe.

Recommended and would make again

tracinda's picture

Great, easy, wholesome recipe! It's very easy to adapt to different ingredients too, I added some fried mushrooms (as I'm addicted to them), chopped cherry toms, parmesan cheese, and fresh breadcrumbs on top, yum!

rebecca_1980's picture

Really enjoyed, served with baked beans.
enjoyed leftovers more the following day.
will make again :-)

Ferrari butterfly's picture

Really loved this one!

kknipe's picture

Great one for the family, loved it

schizopear's picture

oops, i didn't actually mean to rate it... as i didn't make the salsa i don't think my rating is fair so please ignore!

schizopear's picture

without the salsa this was very bland and disappointing.


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