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Baked Potato with Mushrooms

Rated as 4.62 out of 5 Stars

"A big baked potato topped with sauteed mushrooms and a dollop of yogurt is a filling, easy meal after a long day at the office or before a game. Speed up the cook time by starting in the microwave! I like to serve it with a salad or green beans."
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45 m servings 427
Original recipe yields 1 servings (1 serving)


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  1. Preheat an oven to 450 degrees F (230 degrees C).
  2. Pierce potato a few times with a fork. Place on a microwave safe plate, and cook 10 minutes in the microwave on high, until tender but not mushy. Transfer potato to a baking dish, and bake 15 minutes in the preheated oven.
  3. Melt butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Mix in onion. Cook and stir until tender. Mix in mushrooms. Season with salt. Reduce heat to low, cover, and let sit 5 minutes, or until mushrooms are tender. Serve potato topped with the mushrooms and yogurt.


  • Tip
  • Aluminum foil helps keep food moist, ensures it cooks evenly, keeps leftovers fresh, and makes clean-up easy.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 427 calories; 12.1 71.7 10.9 31 51 Full nutrition

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I've never rated a recipe first!!! Well wouldn't ya know - I changed it - only because I don't eat regular potatoes unless their mashed with gravy on special Holidays!?! But I do serve sweet pot...

The recipe looks great, will certainly try this

Yogurt with Baked Potato? Never tried it! But I will now, this sounds really good! :D

Delicious! I made a few changes - I used a medium potato, doubled the mushrooms and onions, and used plain greek yogurt (more like sour cream in taste and texture, but really healthy)! Also, 10 ...

wow glad im not only one who has made this lol. Big hit with my aunt only difference was used sour cream not yogurt. With or without salt still really good.

Yummy!! This was perfect! I did just go ahead and microwave it the whole time...I didn't want to heat up my house with the oven. Yogurt is such a good substitute for sour cream!!!

I've added other veges, like corn, peas,, or whatever's leftover in the fridge. Baked potatoes are so versatile and this recipe can be a model for all kinds of additions. I particularly like th...