Remove from oven and let.
Shawn reed austin tx. Let cool and then crumble. And you definitely dont have to wait until thanksgiving. Place potatoes directly on rack and bake until soft and easily pierced with the tip of a knife 1 hour to 1 hour 15 minutes depending on size. Bake in the preheated oven until heated through about 20 minutes.
Spread potato mixture in the prepared baking pan. I used all light products and skimped on the amounts on the cheese and sour cream. I say bake the potatoes today so youll have them ready to go when you make this casserole tomorrow. When potatoes are cool enough to handle cut each potato lengthwise in half.
Top with 34 cup cheddar cheese and crumbled bacon. Try 2 cups of sour cream and 3 cups total of shredded cheese. Remove potatoes from oven and wait until cool enough to handle. Cool completely before cubing them.
Stir in 1 12 cup cheddar cheese and bacon bits. Spread potato mixture into the prepared casserole dish. 156 people talking join in now join the conversation. Sprinkle remaining 12 cup cheddar cheese on top.
Add half of the bacon to the bowl of potatoes along with the milk cream butter cheese seasoned salt salt and pepper. Bake in the preheated oven until just bubbling 10 to 15 minutes. Step 3 scrub the potatoes then place them on baking sheets. Continue baking until cheese is melted 5 to 10 minutes more.
Preheat oven to 4250. Bake until tender 45 60 minutes. Leave skins on 2 of the potatoes and peel the rest. Preheat oven to 4000.
Reduce oven setting to 3500. This twice baked potato casserole has a special place on our thanksgiving table and i hope youll give it a try friends. Warm potatoes can be tough to cut and they dont hold their shape. Perfect baked potatoes are scooped out and mashed to create super creamy mashed potatoes we then add in our favorite potato toppings including crispy bacon cheddar cheese sour cream and green onions.
This is a rich recipe worthy of special occasions but you can shave a few calories by reducing the sour cream and cheese. The recipe says it serves 6 8 but i think 8 10 for sure based on our family. Twice baked potato casserole is the ultimate comfort food recipe. Twice baked potato casserole.
This casserole is super easy and one of our all time favorite sides. Pierce several times with a fork. Cook bacon while the potatoes bake. Mix 34 cup cheddar cheese sour cream milk butter chives salt black pepper and garlic powder with potatoes.