Broccoli and Cauliflower Cheese Baked Potato

A Fast and Easy Recipe


Calories in a large Russet potato = 290
2/3 cup(serving size) Green Giant broccoli, cauliflower, carrots & cheese sauce = 60
Total calories = 350

Russet potato = .65
Green Giant serving = .75
Total price for lunch = $1.40

I had a taste for a broccoli and cheese potato for lunch today. I was going to stop at Wendy's to get one but I remembered that I had a package of the Green Giant Broccoli, Cauliflower, Carrots and Cheese Sauce in the fridge. So, I made a quick stop at Save-A-Lot and bought one potato.

As you can see, it came out almost perfectly. I usually bake my potatoes in the microwave but baked potatoes are the best when you put them in the oven, in my opinion. It was so filling, I wasn't hungry for 6 hours and that's unusual for me. This would make a great meal for your family and it's nutritious and inexpensive.

Have you ever made broccoli cheese baked potatoes for your family?  How do you prepare it?


  1. Oh my gosh does that ever look good. I would never have thought to do that with the Green Giant Vegetables and Cheese sauce.

  2. This is seriously only 350 calories?? I'm sold! Totally making this!

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  3. I have never even thought to do this before! It looks soooooo good. I'm going to have to try. Pinning!

  4. I love baked potatoes and sweet potatoes :) My oldest loves broccoli on his baked potatoes!

  5. No I have never made broccoli cheese baked potatoes. I love that the total cost is just $1.40,I definitely need to make this. Thank you for this post.

  6. This looks so good, I never would have thought of the whole combo. I used to get broccoli cheese baked potatoes all the time in college but haven't prepared it for my family, I have done other loaded potato options though and I usually microwave my potatoes because I am just too antsy.

  7. Now this is a loaded Baked Potato. This looks delicious; the fact that it looks delicious, easy to make, is only 350 calories, and cost only $1.40 - is outstanding.


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