Bacon Mashed Potato Bombs_03
§ 2 cups chilled mashed potatoes
§ bacon (two slices per bomb)
§ 1 egg
§ ½ cup potato pearls
§ cheddar cheese, cut into 1-inch chunks (one chunk per bomb)
§ salt and pepper, to taste3 Tbsp scallions, chopped
1. In a large bowl combine mashed potatoes, egg, potato pearls, and salt and pepper until well blended.
2. Grab a small scoop of mashed potatoes and gently form around a cheddar chunk.
3. Wrap with bacon and place on sheet pan. Bake in a preheated 375ºF oven for 20 minutes or until bacon is crispy.
- Charles Swope