Roasted Potatoe--Cook a pierced potato in the microwave for minutes until soft throughout. Cut in half, then into squares (just down to skin). Season with butter, parmesan. Place in oven on aluminum foil-lined pan and broil for 10 - 15 minutes.
Mashed potatoes, mixed with butter and bacon, chives, spices, cheese. Stuff into a greased muffin tin and "fork" down the tops. Brush on melted butter or olive oil and bake at 375F until the tops are crispy and golden brown.