Bacon Mashed Potato Bombs


Bacon Mashed Potato Bombs

 

SIDE DISH

 

Total Time: 40 mins

Prep Time: 20 mins

Cook Time: 20 mins

Yield: 6 servings

  

INGREDIENTS

 

  • 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 taste
  • 3 Tbsp scallions, chopped 

 

Directions

 

  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.