Buffalo Chicken Twice-Baked Potatoes

Southern Living Cooking School
Buffalo Chicken Twice-Baked Potatoes
Prep: 10 min.; Bake: 1 hr., 10 min.; Cook: 10 min. Capture the flavor of Buffalo chicken wings without all the fat by stuffing these potatoes with a mixture of lean grilled chicken, Buffalo-style hot sauce, and reduced-fat cheese.
Makes 8 servings


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4 (6-oz.) baking potatoes
1 cup (4 oz.) 2% reduced-fat shredded Cheddar cheese, divided
3/4 cup light sour cream
1 tablespoon Buffalo-style hot sauce
1 (24-oz.) package grilled chicken breast strips
1/4 cup Buffalo-style hot sauce
1 tablespoon butter
3/4 teaspoon chili powder
Toppings: chopped green onions, light sour cream, hot sauce, shredded Cheddar cheese


Wrap each potato with a piece of aluminum foil; place potatoes on a baking sheet.

Bake at 425° for 1 hour or until potatoes are tender.

Cut potatoes in half lengthwise; carefully scoop out pulp into a large bowl, leaving shells intact. Stir together potato pulp, 3/4 cup cheese, 3/4 cup sour cream, and 1 tablespoon hot sauce.

Spoon potato mixture evenly into shells; sprinkle tops evenly with remaining 1/4 cup cheese. Return potatoes to baking sheet, and bake at 425° for 5 to 10 minutes or until Cheddar cheese is melted.

Cook chicken according to package directions for stovetop method. Stir in 1/4 cup hot sauce, butter, and chili powder.

Spoon chicken mixture evenly over tops of baked potatoes. Serve with desired toppings.

Natalie's tip: Using light products in this dish makes it a more healthful meal. Your family will never taste the difference.

Created date

May 2007