Oven Baked Bacon and Potatoes

Total Time
40mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

From the March/April 2013 Taste of the South magazine

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. On a large rimmed baking sheet coated with non-stick cooking spray, toss potatoes with salt and pepper. Arrange bacon around edges of baking sheet.
  3. Bake until potatoes are tender and bacon is thoroughly cooked, about 30 minutes. After the first 15 minutes of cooking time, flip bacon using tongs and stir potatoes.
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5 5

I made these last night to serve with my home-made Rouladin (I normally serve mashed potatoes, but decided to try this). I'm so glad I did! It went along perfectly with the dinner. The only thing I did differently was I had to put the sheet pan on the grill (our gas stove/oven isn't working). I started them on high, then lowered to medium and gave it all a good tossing. (I believe they cooked for about 25-30 minutes). I did chop the bacon (into lardons) at the half way point when I tossed everything, and mixed the pieces in with the potatoes. (I'm thinking this way of making potatoes and bacon pieces would be great to use in a warm potato salad! I think I may try that someday). This recipe would make a great side for almost any meal that you would serve potatoes with. Thank you for posting this recipe. (Made for New Kids tag game)

5 5

This made for a lovely meal. The potatoes were crunchy and tender, perfect with the bacon and a little salt and pepper. Served them with oven baked chicken and roasted heirloom carrots for a memorable meal. Thank you for sharing your recipe Kerena.