Chili Cheese Baked Potatoes start with seasoned buttery baked potatoes, topped with your favorite chili, and finally a generous amount of melted cheddar cheese!
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 10 mins
4 large baked russet potatoes cooked
optional: add desired amount of butter salt & pepper
2 cups prepared chili
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese or more if desired
Optional Toppings: sour cream cilantro, sliced jalapenos, etc.
Slice the warm baked potatoes lengthwise. Mash the interior of the potatoes halves to allow the chili to get in the potatoes
Optional step: Add desired amount of butter, salt & pepper to the potatoes.
Top 1/2 cup of chili to each potato half.
Sprinkle 1/4 cup of grated cheese over the chili topping.
Place the chili and cheese topped potatoes in the oven and broil for 2 to 5 minutes, or until the cheese has melted. Alternatively, you can cook the chili a& cheese topped potatoes in the microwave and cook on high until the cheese has melted.
Top with desired toppings and enjoy!