Ask Dr. Potato

With 926 posts, chances are there's already an answer to your question. Please try searching below before submitting a question to Dr. Potato. Use multiple words to help narrow down the results. For example, search for "potatoes" and "group" if looking for an answer on cooking potatoes for large groups.

Back To Dr. Potato Home

How To Prevent The Inside Of My Potato Skewers From Turning Black

When using skewers, how can I prevent the inside of my potato from turning dark?
If you use metal skewers for baking potatoes, heat the skewers first. This seals the potato and prevents the center of the potato from turning dark.