25 Best Baked Potato Toppings
Bake 'em, Top 'em, Stuff 'em!
Looking for ways to dress up that boring baked potato? Here's a list to get you started, along with some potato baking tips and more.
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Load it on! Yum. Hey, nobody ever said this was a healthy list.
2. Sour cream
To go "light", use fat free sour cream and skip the butter.
Cheddar, mozzarella, parmesan, brie, any cheese is great!
4. Bacon bits
Or cook up some turkey bacon and crumble it.
5. Sauteed mushrooms
This is one of my absolute favorite potato toppings!
Clean Behind Your Spuds!
6. Steamed broccoli
Make it feel a little healthier.
Turn up the heat!
Add some meaty goodness to your potato to make it a main course.
9. Hot peppers
Banana peppers, jalapenos, habaneros. Yum!
10. Black olives
Or green olives? Okay, not sure about that one...
Best Baked Potato Tips
11. Ranch dressing
Or bleu cheese! Or bleu cheese crumbles... oh boy.
Need I say more?
13. Black beans
Or red beans even.
Shrimp, steak, grilled chicken, shredded pork. The possibilities are endless here!
15. Cream Cheese
There are lots of different cream cheese flavors out there. Try them all!
Handle Your Hot Potatoes with Care!
A Little Healthier?
Try chopped fresh basil, cilantro, oregano, or dill. Crushed red pepper or seasoned salt.
Hot sauce, ketchup, honey mustard, BBQ, alfredo, nacho sauce, spaghetti sauce (don't knock it til ya try it!).
Garlic hummus is delish.
19. Garden veggies
Bell peppers, onions, even carrots.
20. Grilled Onions
Sauté them with the mushrooms for a double delight!
Make it a meal.
Oh come on, why not add another starch in the mix?
22. Shepard's Pie
Ground beef, sauce (of your choice), cheese and corn.
Top your baked potato with some salad mix, and add in avocado for some healthy fats.
24. Mex it up
Green bell pepper, mozzarella, onions, taco seasoning, and salsa.
Cheese, sauce, pepperonis, mushrooms = dinner!