Judy's Baked Potato Halves

Oil a baking sheet or glass baking dish.
Cut potatoes in half lenghtwise.
Score the cut side.
Place cut side down on a cloth to remove some of the moisture.
Spread butter on the cut side.
Sprinkle the cut side with onion or garlic powder, salt & paprika.
Place cut side down on greased cookie sheet or glass dish.
Lightly brush the skin side with butter.
Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 40 to 45 minutes.

Top off with sour cream, if desired.

If there are any left overs, slice them and use them to make fried potatoes.