Bacon Mashed Potato Bombs


Prep Time: 20 mins

Cook Time: 20 mins

Total Time: 40 mins

Yield: 6 serving

Dish Size: Mixing & Serving Bowls


  • 2 cups chilled mashed potatoes
  • bacon (two slices per bomb)
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup potato pearls
  • cheddar cheese, cut into 1-inch chunks (one chunk per bomb)
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • 3 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.

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