Grilled Savory Cheese Potatoes

Ranch dressing and two kinds of cheese turn grilled potatoes into great potatoes--the cheesiest!

  • Prep Time 30 min
  • Total Time 30 min
  • Servings 5

4
cups frozen potatoes O'Brien with onions and peppers (from 24-oz bag)
1/2
cup ranch dressing
1
cup shredded American-Cheddar cheese blend (4 oz)
2
tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese

  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. Spray 1 (18x18-inch) sheet of heavy-duty foil with cooking spray. Place potatoes on center of foil. Drizzle with dressing; mix gently. Sprinkle with cheese blend.
  • 2 Bring up 2 sides of foil over potatoes so edges meet. Seal edges, making tight 1/2-inch fold; fold again, allowing space for heat circulation and expansion. Fold other sides to seal.
  • 3 Place packet on grill over medium heat. Cover grill; cook 20 to 25 minutes, rotating packet occasionally, until potatoes are tender. Place packet on serving platter. Cut large X across top of packet; carefully fold back foil. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.

Expert Tips

You can prepare these potatoes in a disposable foil pan that can be purchased at the grocery store. Make the potatoes in the pan and cover with foil, then grill as directed.

Substitute reduced-fat ranch dressing for the regular.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
290
(
Calories from Fat
180),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
20g
20%
(Saturated Fat
7g,
7%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
35mg
35%;
Sodium
390mg
390%;
Total Carbohydrate
19g
19%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
8g
8%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
6%;
Calcium
15%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 3 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.