Wonderful Stuffed Potatoes

Baked potatoes stuffed with seasoned, low-fat cottage cheese are a lavish low-fat, low- cholesterol, low-sodium treat.

4 medium   baking potatoes
3/4 C low-fat (1%) cottage cheese
1/4 C low-fat (1%) milk
2 Tbsp soft margarine
1 tsp dill weed
3/4 tsp herb seasoning
4-6 drops hot pepper sauce
2 tsp grated parmesan cheese

 

 

  1. Prick potatoes with fork. Bake at 425º F for 60 minutes or until fork is easily inserted.
  2. Cut potatoes in half lengthwise. Carefully scoop out potato leaving about 1/2 inch of pulp inside shell. Mash pulp in large bowl.
  3. Mix in by hand remaining ingredients except parmesan cheese. Spoon mixture into potato shells.
  4. Sprinkle top with 1/4 tsp parmesan cheese.
  5. Place on baking sheet and return to oven. Bake 15-20 minutes or until tops are golden brown.

Yield: 8 servings--Serving Size: 1/2 potato each

Each serving provides:

Calories: 113
Total fat: 3 g
Saturated fat: less than 1 g
Cholesterol: 1 mg
Sodium: 136 mg