How to Microwave a Baked Potato

This microwave baked potato recipe is the perfect weeknight meal when you're craving potatoes but strapped for time! 

Make in just 10 minutes!

How to Make a Microwave Baked Potato


Russet or Idaho potato  Optional Toppings - butter - sour cream  - salt & pepper - shredded cheese  - green onions - bacon bits

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Clean potato.

Pat dry and stab with a fork 4 or more times on each side.

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Microwave for 7 minutes, flipping halfway. 

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Remove from microwave and let potato rest for a few minutes. 

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Add desired toppings and enjoy!

Pair Baked Potato with...

Old Fashioned Sloppy Joes

Easy Baked Cod

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