Bacon Mashed Potato Bombs

Bacon Mashed Potato Bombs




Total Time: 40 mins

Prep Time: 20 mins

Cook Time: 20 mins

Yield: 6 servings




  • 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 




  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.