Baked Eggs in Potatoes

Bake the potatoes, then proceed with the recipe.


  • 2 baking potatoes
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tablespoons American cheese grated


Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Bake potatoes 1 hour or until fork tender. Cut off tops and scoop out potato. Mash with butter, 1 tablespoon cheese and salt and return to skins. Make an indentation in each potato and break an egg into each. Sprinkle with remaining cheese and return to oven for 10 minutes or until eggs are cooked.

Photo by Galen Ludwick Harris