What is baked potato?

  • (noun): Potato that has been cooked by baking it in an oven.

Baked Potato

A baked potato, or jacket potato, is the edible result of baking a potato. When well cooked, a baked potato has a fluffy interior and a crisp skin. It may be served with fillings and condiments such as butter, cheese or ham. Potatoes can be baked in a conventional gas or electric oven, a convection oven, a microwave oven, on a barbecue grill, or on/in an open fire. Some restaurants use special ovens designed specifically to cook large numbers of potatoes, then keep them warm and ready for service.

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... A baked potato, or jacket potato, is the edible result of baking a potato ... When well cooked, a baked potato has a fluffy interior and a crisp skin ... Potatoes can be baked in a conventional gas or electric oven, a convection oven, a microwave oven, on a barbecue grill, or on/in an open fire ...

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