Prepping for a baked potato bar can actually been done a day ahead of time I love to get all the chopping and dicing out of the way so that the day of the party I can focus on everything else that I need to get done and not worry about the food. Some of the toppings that I prefer for my baked potato bar.
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What to include on a baked potato bar. If the potato bar is the main course prepare more extra potatoes. If its just 1 option most guests wont eat seconds. You can get perfectly crispy bacon every time with a quick clean up to boot.
According to Food Managements survey the top three favorite topping combinations for baked potatoes are. Baking a bunch of russet. Classic butter sour cream shredded cheese bacon and chives Irish-Inspired corned beef pickled onions sauerkraut and.
Put sour cream in condiment bottles to make self-serve as well as clean up easier. Find the best-baked potato recipe to prep your potatoes. Here are some easy tips tricks for hosting your own baked potato bar.
For the perfect baked potato bar serve the best baked potatoes. Set Up the Buffet. To make large batches of bacon without over-crowding your stove try baking the bacon in the oven.
This version is topped with freshly crumbled bacon cherry tomatoes romaine lettuce and a creamy buttermilk dressing. Here are a few of our favorite baked potato bar ideas. Sour Cream and Butter.
Based on comments on a few other sites sour cream was always the first thing to run out at a potato bar. It works well with almost every other topping because its bacon. Make a pot of chili.
Bacon is the ultimate baked potato bar food. Plan on each guest eating 1 potato and provide an extra 10 to 20 percent in case some guests want 2nd helpings. -cheese shredded or melted.
Include sweet potatoes if you wish. Our favorite toppers include roasted red peppers blanched broccoli diced onions diced ham shredded cheese sour cream diced avocado fresh herbs crumbled crispy bacon sliced hot peppers sliced olives roasted chopped asparagus and crushed tortilla chips. Skip the bagged bacon bits and turn your baked potato into an impressive BLT.
Russet potatoes that are firm and free of cracks are ideal.