Cheddar and Bacon Potatoes



Cheddar and Bacon Potatoes

Picture this: a plate piled high with golden brown potato wedges, oozing with melted cheddar cheese, and adorned with crispy bacon bits. Cheddar and Bacon Potatoes are the ultimate comfort food, a hearty side dish that will steal the show at any gathering.

Ingredients

  • 4 large russet potatoes, scrubbed and cut into wedges
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 6 slices of crispy cooked bacon, crumbled
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 425°F (220°C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a large bowl, toss the potato wedges with olive oil, garlic powder, paprika, salt, and pepper until well coated.
  3. Spread the seasoned potato wedges in a single layer on the prepared baking sheet and bake for 30-35 minutes, turning them halfway through, until they are crispy and golden.
  4. Remove the potatoes from the oven and sprinkle the shredded cheddar cheese and crumbled bacon over the top.
  5. Return the baking sheet to the oven and bake for an additional 5-7 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  6. Remove from the oven, let cool for a few minutes, and serve hot.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 40 minutes

Serves: 4

Cheddar and Bacon Potatoes are the epitome of indulgence. The crispy potato wedges, smothered in melted cheddar cheese and sprinkled with crispy bacon, are a crowd-pleaser at any event. Whether you’re serving them as a game day snack or a side dish for a family dinner, these potatoes are sure to disappear fast. The combination of savory cheese, salty bacon, and perfectly cooked potatoes makes for a mouthwatering experience that will have everyone coming back for seconds.

Nutrition Information (per serving):
Calories: 380 | Total Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Trans Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 43mg | Sodium: 523mg | Total Carbohydrates: 41g | Dietary Fiber: 4g | Sugars: 2g | Protein: 15g

Imagine the delight on your guests’ faces as they savor the combination of cheesy goodness and the smoky flavor of bacon in every bite. Cheddar and Bacon Potatoes are not just a side dish; they’re a memorable experience that will have everyone asking for your recipe. So, don’t be surprised when these potatoes become a regular request at your gatherings. Enjoy!

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