Baked Potato

Want a bit of melted butter with your baked potato? Slice it open, add 1 tablespoon of butter, and place the potato back into the microwave for about 30 seconds.

Serves: 1Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 1


  • 1 baking potato


  • Wash the potato, scrubbing off any dirt. Pierce the potato in several spots with a fork.
  • Place the potato on a paper plate or microwave-safe plate and cook on high heat for 5 minutes, until cooked through (the internal temperature should be 210°F).