Total Time
17mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 2 mins

Official Contest Entry: Simply Potatoes 5Fix. Quick and easy recipe .Came up with the name by combining Hala short slang for jalapeno and bac short for bacon.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 20 ounces Simply Macaroni & Cheese
  • 2 ounces hormel real bacon bits
  • 1 jalapeno, diced (devein and deseed)
  • 2 cups panko Italian seasoned breadcrumbs
  • 4 cups oil (for frying)

Directions

  1. Take package of simply mac and cheese out of your refrigerator and place in bowl. mix in 2 oz of real bacon bits. Dice up jalapeno take out seeds and devein unless you like it hot. mix jalapeno into bowl. In another bowl place your breadcrumbs . Take a spoonful of mixture form a small ball (about the size of a golf ball) and roll it in the breadcrumbs. Heat oil in a pan deep enough so the oil will cover the balls when frying. Heat oil to 375 degrees drop balls into oil and fry until golden brown 2 to 3 minute drain on a paper towel let cool for a minute throw on back and Halabac !