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The Ultimate 5 Ingredient Ham & Cheese Baked Potato

Here’s a really nourishing lunch or dinner that you can easily prepare with your own favourite toppings. Ideal for the kids too – get them to add their own toppings so they’re involved with healthy food prep. This recipe is from the 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge and shows just how easy it can be to prepare healthy nourishing meals for the whole family. Just five ingredients is all you need, but feel free to customise depending on what you have in the fridge.

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The Ultimate 5 Ingredient Ham & Cheese Baked Potato
A really nourishing lunch that you can easily prepare with your own favourite toppings. Ideal for the kids too - get them to add their own toppings so they're involved with healthy food prep.
Course Kids, Lunch, Main Dish
Cuisine UK
Keyword Baked Potato
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 62 min
Servings
serves
Ingredients
Course Kids, Lunch, Main Dish
Cuisine UK
Keyword Baked Potato
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 62 min
Servings
serves
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 180C.
  2. Prick potatoes with a fork and wrap in foil or baking paper. Bake in the oven for 1 hour until tender. Preheat griller to high.
  3. Combine the ham, beans and chopped tomato.
  4. Cut potatoes into quarters, leaving a bit attached at the base. Open the centre and then fill with baked bean mixture.
  5. Top with grated cheese and place under griller for a minute or two to melt cheese. Season with salt and pepper, and dried mixed herbs.
Recipe Notes

262 calories per serve

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