This is going to really surprise all of you Everybody Loves Raymond fans who actually thought his wife Debra couldn’t cook. Frankie may look disheveled and tired in The Middle, but it is all an act. Patricia Heaton can shake it up in the kitchen and turn a game day snack into a hearty meal. Take a look at Patricia Heaton Parties series on the Food Network and how she makes Cleveland stuffed potatoes.

In the video above, she showing us how to stuff a kielbasa polish sausage into a baked potato with such flair that it would definitely make Martha Steward proud. Her use of vegetables and cheese completely gives her simple snack a taste that will keep your guests asking for more. To top it all off, the secret is in the barbecue sauce and does it ever look tasty and juicy. And hence, it’s called Cleveland stuffed potatoes.

We recommend serving this as an appetizer, but really, these potatoes are so hardy, they can be the perfect side dish or main attraction with other finger foods.

This delicious dish will tempt you to rush out and make it yourself as soon as possible. It is a great addition to any family event, party, or a wedding for that matter. Patricia’s Cleveland comfort food is both tantalizing and appetizing.

Will you give these Cleveland stuffed potatoes a try?