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Cheats' bean chilli and cheese jacket potato recipe

Cheats' bean chilli and cheese jacket potato

Prep time
5 mins

Cooking time
10 mins

Effort
Super easy

Serves
1

  • 1 baking potato
  • ½ tin kidney beans in chilli sauce
  • 1 tsp oil
  • ½ can sweetcorn, drained
  • 20g cheddar cheese, grated

1

Wash and scrub the potato, and prick it all over with a fork. Put the potato on a microwave-safe plate and cook in the microwave on full power for 4 minutes. Turn the potato over and heat on full power for a further 4 minutes, or until cooked through.

Check the potato is soft by carefully pushing a sharp knife into the centre.

2

While the potato cooks, heat the kidney beans through in a pan on the hob. Stir in the sweetcorn and heat for another 2 minutes.

3

Split the baked potato open and fill it with the bean and sweetcorn mixture. Top with the cheese, and serve.