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


  • 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 cucumber, onion, 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.


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