Lobster thermidor baked potatoes

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Mark Hix on Baking

By Mark Hix

Published 2012

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This is a great way to stretch out a lobster and makes for a fantastic, luxurious baked potato. Extravagant you may think, but not really.

The baked potato is making a bit of a comeback — I’m sure they’ll soon be dished up in all the smart restaurants...


  • 4 baking potatoes
  • 80 g butter
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper


Preheat the oven to 200°C/gas mark 6.

Wash the potatoes, transfer to the oven and bake them for about 1-1½ hours, or