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Super-Stuffed Mexican Potatoes

These taters are packed! Your whole family will enjoy these hearty stuffed Mexican potatoes. —Steve Westphal, Wind Lake, Wisconsin
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 25 min
  • Makes
    4 servings


  • 4 large baking potatoes
  • 1 jar (16 ounces) black bean and corn salsa
  • 1 package (6 ounces) ready-to-use grilled chicken breast strips
  • 1 cup cubed process cheese (Velveeta)
  • 1 medium tomato, chopped
  • Optional toppings: Chopped green onions, sliced ripe olives and sour cream


  • Scrub and pierce potatoes; place on a microwave-safe plate. Microwave, uncovered, on high until tender, 15-17 minutes, turning once.
  • Meanwhile, in a large saucepan, combine the salsa, chicken and cheese. Cook and stir over medium heat until cheese is melted.
  • Cut an "X" in the top of each potato; fluff pulp with a fork. Spoon salsa mixture over potatoes and sprinkle with tomato. Serve with toppings of your choice.
Nutrition Facts
1 stuffed potato (calculated without optional ingredients): 518 calories, 9g fat (5g saturated fat), 50mg cholesterol, 1267mg sodium, 88g carbohydrate (12g sugars, 13g fiber), 26g protein.

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  • Jellybug
    Jun 27, 2017

    Wow, these were amazing. Easy and Delicious!! KEEPER!

  • leeart
    Oct 31, 2016

    This recipe is a keeper for sure. So easy to prepare and also easy to play around with as far as ingredients go. We like chopped red onion, tomatoes, and green pepper along with olives and corn for topping.

  • mistmich
    Oct 29, 2015

    My husband and I really loved this recipe. It was easy to make and delicious! Will definitely make it again.