Scandi cheese baked potato

  • makes 2
  • Easy

Love jacket potatoes? This baked jacket potato recipe uses cottage cheese, cucumbers and gherkins to create a quick and easy filling - perfect for lunchtime or as part of an evening meal. Garnish with dill to serve



  • Cottage cheese 1/2 a small tub
  • cucumber 1/4, diced
  • small onion 1/4, diced
  • gherkins chopped to make 2 tbsp
  • dill chopped to make a small handful
  • baked potatoes 2


  • Step 1

    For a perfect jacket, prick all over, rub with olive oil and bake in a 200C/fan 180C/gas 6 oven for 1-1¼ hours.

  • Step 2

    Mix the cottage cheese with the cucumberonion, gherkins and a small handful of chopped dill.

  • Step 3

    Season, then divide between 2 baked spuds and top with extra dill, if you like.