What do you like to put on your baked potato?

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  1. Stickypony profile image73
    Stickyponyposted 5 years ago

    What do you like to put on your baked potato?

    What's your favorite topping on a baked potato? Looking forward to your delicious answers.

  2. resmyrobin profile image61
    resmyrobinposted 5 years ago

    chilli-coriander powder, heated in butter with lemon juice sprinkled all over the potato. Try and taste it!

  3. Neinahpets profile image85
    Neinahpetsposted 5 years ago

    Butter, salt and pepper.  I think a little bit of garlic salt is nice in place of table salt too.    On rare occasions having a semi-loaded baked potato is nice; melted cheddar cheese, green onion and bacon.  Delicious.

  4. Blond Logic profile image96
    Blond Logicposted 5 years ago

    This is an interesting question because when I lived in the states, it was always served as a side dish. In England where I lived for many years, it was served as a main course which I thoroughly enjoyed. Some of my favourite toppings were.
    Baked beans and cheese,
    Tuna and corn,
    Coleslaw (yes on top)
    Chilli and cheese (yum)
    Prawn mayo
    or just lots of mature cheddar cheese.
    Very filling and tasty.

  5. vespawoolf profile image96
    vespawoolfposted 5 years ago

    We love a Mexican-style baked potato topped with salsa, crumbled corn chips, sharp cheddar cheese, jalapeno slices, sour cream or Greek yogurt and chopped cilantro. BTW, I like canned jalapeno slices by an authentic brand like Herdez and I only use homemade salsa, not the bottled stuff! It really does make a difference.

    Here in Peru, there's such a variety of potatoes. In the U.S. we would use a big Russet potato but here in Peru I'd choose a starchy potato that's in season like the canchan or huayro potato. Yum!

    1. Blond Logic profile image96
      Blond Logicposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      That Mexican style topping sounds fantastic.

  6. Bobski606 profile image87
    Bobski606posted 5 years ago

    I love a simply baked beans and mild cheddar cheese topping. It's been one of my favorites for many years now and I have it nearly every time. When I'm not have beans and cheese I'll normally opt for cottage cheese and chives or just good ole' salted butter.

  7. rudra007 profile image90
    rudra007posted 5 years ago

    Black pepper, salt with green mint and coriander chutney along with some curd. Typical Indian yummy taste.

  8. Pamela-anne profile image76
    Pamela-anneposted 5 years ago

    I have to say sour cream with some old cheddar cheese sprinkled on top with some chopped parsley yum yum one of my favorite esp. when it is done on a barbeque can't beat that flavor!

  9. JimTxMiller profile image76
    JimTxMillerposted 5 years ago

    Butter (REAL butter) and salt. That's it, period.

  10. DIYmommy profile image30
    DIYmommyposted 5 years ago

    I know there are plenty of options for loading up a baked potato, but I absolutely love the classic grated cheese and bacon. Yum.

  11. The RV Guy profile image69
    The RV Guyposted 5 years ago

    There was a time when a hefty portion of butter and salt was the only thing atop my potato however as age and weight try their damnest to change my lifestyle, broccoli and cheese makes a fine complement or low-fat margarine and sea-salt makes a decent substitute potato topping...

  12. Silver Fish profile image81
    Silver Fishposted 5 years ago

    As Blond Logic says here in the UK a baked potato is usually served as a stand alone main dish, so usually loaded up with a hefty filling.
    Egg mayonnaise
    tuna and sweetcorn
    cheese and beans
    chicken salad
    chilli con carne.
    All are yummy.

  13. SimpleJoys profile image71
    SimpleJoysposted 5 years ago

    Chili and cheese. Yum! This makes for a great meal all by itself!

  14. sallieannluvslife profile image85
    sallieannluvslifeposted 5 years ago

    Butter, salt, pepper, sour cream and broccoli....Yum....I'm getting hungry reading all the great responses!!

  15. faythef profile image50
    faythefposted 5 years ago

    Salt, pepper, butter,sour cream chives..sometimes broccoli , sauted mushrooms

  16. bravewarrior profile image92
    bravewarriorposted 5 years ago

    Butter, plain Greek yogurt and chives.  Yumm!

  17. Cook n Save Money profile image78
    Cook n Save Moneyposted 5 years ago

    I rather love baked potatoes just as they are. I'll cut them in half lengthwise, add butter and salt and eat them out of hand, skin and all.

    My husband, on the other hand, is one to pile them up with all manner of toppings - from the standard dollop of sour cream to a good sized scoop of chili.

    I do make twice-baked potatoes for gatherings if I'm feeling the need to take them up a notch.

  18. Inspired to write profile image76
    Inspired to writeposted 5 years ago

    Ice cream, melts almost instantly, definitely rum and raisin flavour does it for me every single time.

    Regards Dale

  19. mackyi profile image66
    mackyiposted 5 years ago

    How about some sour cream. A steamy hot baked potato with some sour cream is always delicious!

  20. sasta10 profile image63
    sasta10posted 5 years ago

    Baked beans and little bit of cheese on top is my favorite.  I also tried it with Indian curry, its quiet nice.

  21. profile image0
    lesliebyarsposted 5 years ago

    Sour cream, cheese and bits of bacon are my favorite baked potato topping. Maybe a few chives also.

  22. Bob Ewing profile image51
    Bob Ewingposted 5 years ago

    The standard sour cream and chives, sometimes we use tomato sauce the same as we use for pasta, instead.

  23. ct92 profile image76
    ct92posted 5 years ago

    I like to fill it with vegetables, and then some chicken or tuna.
    Or if it is a sweet potato, I like to top it with Peanutbutter

  24. MarieAlana1 profile image70
    MarieAlana1posted 5 years ago

    I like my potato  with extra virgin olive oil, and butter. Sometimes, though, I steam vegetables such as green peppers, yellow peppers, broccoli, and collard greens and put those on after sprinkling some EVOO on top.

  25. MarleneB profile image96
    MarleneBposted 5 years ago

    Lemon pepper, real creamy butter, real bacon pieces or ham... or both, steamed brocolli, grated cheddar cheese, sour cream, and sliced peperoncini. Yes! All of that, in that order on one baked potato. It's a meal.

  26. NicoleMessenger profile image73
    NicoleMessengerposted 5 years ago

    i would simply add broccoli, cheese and bacon bits to top of my baked potato smile

  27. PurvisBobbi44 profile image81
    PurvisBobbi44posted 5 years ago

    Butter, Sour Cream and Jalapeno Peppers and I like twice baked potatoes at home.

    Also, pepper jack cheese and cheddar with a little of butter---this is delicious.

    I have even put chocolate on a baked potato.
    When you lived in the country one has to improvise.

  28. Bryan W Cole profile image61
    Bryan W Coleposted 5 years ago

    Butter, chives, sour cream, bacon bits, pepper and tapatio.

  29. Kristen Haynie profile image94
    Kristen Haynieposted 5 years ago

    My favorite topping for baked potato is sour cream and mustard! It seems strange, and I'm often made fun of for it, but it's so good!

  30. carol7777 profile image88
    carol7777posted 5 years ago

    I like to put yogurt, chopped onions, garlic powder and season salt.

  31. duffsmom profile image59
    duffsmomposted 5 years ago

    Ranch dressing but also sometimes a tablespoon or two of spaghetti sauce, or marinara and some ricotta cheese for a "lasagna" potato.

  32. Claudia Tello profile image76
    Claudia Telloposted 5 years ago

    I like them with dense Greek yoghurt and some fresh chives.

  33. Little Grandmommy profile image60
    Little Grandmommyposted 5 years ago

    My two favorites: 1.) pulled pork BBQ and some really good BBQ sauce and 2.) Steamed broccoli, cheddar cheese and bacon bits.

  34. Efficient Admin profile image92
    Efficient Adminposted 5 years ago

    I love some baked potato with the following toppings, all at the same time :-)

    butter
    sour cream
    salt
    bacon bits
    chopped broccoli
    lots of melted cheddar cheese
    Chives

  35. lupine profile image73
    lupineposted 5 years ago

    Sour cream, butter, chives or broccoli with cheese.

 
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