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Cumin And Chick Pea Baked Potatoes

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  Baking potatoes 32 Ounce (4 In Number, 8 Ounce Each)
  Skimmed milk 3 1⁄2 Fluid Ounce
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), crushed
  Cumin 3⁄4 Teaspoon, ground
  Canned chickpeas 6 Ounce, cooked
  Spring onions 3 , chopped
  Salt To Taste
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Coriander leaves 1 Teaspoon (For Garnish)

1. Scrub & clean the potatoes thoroughly, pat dry and pierce the potato with a skewer evenly on the skin.
2. In a pre-heated oven shelf place the pierced potatoes and bake for about an hour or until tender.

3. Remove the cooked potatoes and cut into half. Now, in a mixing bowl carefully scoop out the cooked flesh.
4. In the mixing bowl mash the potatoes flesh with milk, garlic and ground cumin until smooth.
5. To the bowl now add chick peas and mix it into the potato mixture, also now stir in the chopped spring onions and season well with salt and pepper.
6. On a baking sheet place the potato skins, and spoon generously the potato mixture prepared into the potato skins.
7. With the back of a fork smooth the surface lightly.

8. Now, place these stuffed potato skins in the pre-heated oven for another 20 minutes, until brown from top.

9. Garnish with sprigs of coriander leaves and serve hot with a green crisp salad.

Tenderness of the potatoes can be checked by piercing the tip of the knife in the potato

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 995 Calories from Fat 32

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 4 g5.9%

Saturated Fat 0.59 g3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 2.1 mg0.7%

Sodium 1012.4 mg42.2%

Total Carbohydrates 215 g71.7%

Dietary Fiber 21.4 g85.4%

Sugars 12.1 g

Protein 33 g66.8%

Vitamin A 17.8% Vitamin C 118.5%

Calcium 38.4% Iron 76.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Cumin And Chick Pea Baked Potatoes Recipe