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Jacket Potatoes

This is a very versatile dish, which can be as much or as little of a meal as you want.  It can be side dish or a light main meal depending what you choose to fill it with.

Jacket/baking potatoes (1 each)
Fillings of your choice:
Appropriate Margarine
Baked beans
Tinned spaghetti
Red kidney beans in chilli sauce
Chilli con carne
You can either bake potatoes in the oven or cook them in the microwave.  I find that children often prefer microwaved ones due to the softer skin, however if mass catering it's much easier to cook them in the oven.

As a guide cook 4 potatoes in the microwave on full power for 20 - 25 minutes.

4 potatoes take approx 1 hour at 180 degrees in the oven.
Then heat the fillings, as per instructions and serve with plenty of salad.