Texas Roadhouse Potato Skins

Ingredients:

  • 6 Medium Baking Potatoes
  • Olive Oil
  • 1 cup Vegetable Oil
  • Seasoning Mix
  • 8 oz. Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • 1/8 cup Bacon Bits
  • 2 cups Sour Cream

Instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Scrub the potatoes clean, rub with olive oil and bake for approximately one hour.
  3. Remove potatoes from oven, allow to cool slightly before handling.
  4. Cut into quarters.
  5. Using a spoon carefully scoop the inside of the potatoes until ¼ inch of the potato shell remains.
  6. Heat oil to 350 degrees in a deep fryer or a deep saucepan. Place the potatoes in the hot oil, fry for 5 minutes. Drain potatoes on paper towel.
  7. Sprinkle potatoes with All Seasoning mix and fill the shells with cheddar cheese and bacon bits.
  8. Arrange in baking dish and bake 7 minutes or until the cheese is melted.
  9. Serve hot with sour cream.

Texas Roadhouse Pulled Pork

Ingredients:

  • 2 T. Liquid Smoke
  • 1 cup tap water
  • 1 each Whole Pork Shoulder/Boston Butt
  • 2/3 cup Seasoned Salt
  • 1 T. Black Pepper
  • 2 cups of your favorite BBQ Sauce
  1. Preheat oven to 225 degrees F.
  2. Pour the liquid smoke, and water into the bottom of a roasting pan.
  3. Place a roasting rack into the pan.
  4. Rub the entire exterior of the shoulder with the seasonings.
  5. Place the seasoned shoulder onto the rack, fat side up, then cover the pan with a tight fitting lid.
  6. Place the covered pan into the hot oven, and roast for 5 to 6 hours.
  7. Remove the pan from the oven carefully. The meat should be very tender, and between 190 - 200°F.
  8. Remove the meat from the pan and break it into five or six pieces using tongs.
  9. Allow the meat to cool for 15 – 30 minutes until it is cool enough to touch.
  10. Break the meat into 1” by 2” chunks, remove any undesirable fat or gristle, and place the meat into a mixing bowl.
  11. Gently stir in the sauce with a rubber spatula.
  12. Transfer the sauced meat into 2” deep x 9” wide x 13” long (cake or aluminum) pans and cover with a lid or foil.

Options:

One

Bake at 350°F for 20 – 30 minutes, or until an internal temperature of 170°F is achieved.

Serve and enjoy.

Two

Refrigerate for use the next day. Cool it quickly (within 2 – 3 hours) to an internal temperature below 40°F to keep it safe.

Bake at 350°F for 30 - 40 minutes, or until an internal temperature of 170°F is achieved.

Serve and enjoy.