Potato in bacon

Ingredients for Cooking Potatoes in Bacon

  1. Small potato 1 kilogram
  2. Smoked bacon 300 grams
  3. Sour cream 15-20% fat 100 milliliters
  4. Mayonnaise 72% fat 2 tablespoons
  5. Fresh parsley to taste
  6. Fresh dill to taste
  7. Salt to taste
  8. Ground black pepper to taste
  9. Fresh rosemary 1 sprig
  10. Large garlic 2 cloves
  11. Butter for form lubrication
  • Main ingredients: Bacon, Potato
  • Serving 5 servings


Cutting board, Knife, Plate - 2 pieces, Deep bowl, Deep bowl, Garlic, Tablespoon, Saucer, Baking tray or deep baking dish, Toothpicks, Oven, Kitchen stove, Serving dish, Saucepan with lid, Food wrap, Kitchen gloves

Cooking potatoes in bacon:

Step 1: prepare the potatoes.

First of all, we wash the potatoes well under running water. Then put the main ingredient in the pan and fill the container with plain water so that it completely covers the potatoes. Attention: You don’t need to cut the peel from root vegetables, since we will cook our dish in uniforms. So, put the pan on medium heat and close the container with a lid. As soon as the water boils, make the fire less than average and cook the component for 30-35 minutes. Important: but before turning off the burner, it is necessary to check the degree of potato readiness. To do this, simply pierce the ingredient with a toothpick. If it easily enters the pulp of potatoes, it means that the vegetable is ready and you can proceed to the next step in preparing the dish. If not, then continue to cook the potatoes for another 7-10 minutes. The main thing is not to digest the potatoes so that it does not boil and does not crumble into pieces. After that, using a tablespoon, transfer the potatoes from the pan to a deep bowl and set aside to cool to a warm state.

Step 2: prepare the bacon.

We spread the smoked meat on a cutting board and using a knife we ​​cut the ingredient into thin plates. Attention: the number of plates of bacon should match the number of potatoes. The shredded component is transferred to a clean plate, and so that it does not weather, we wrap the container with bacon with cling film.

Step 3: prepare the greens.

We rinse fresh parsley and dill under running water and, slightly shaking off the components by weight from the remaining water, transfer to a chopping board. Using a knife, finely chop the ingredients and then - shift into a deep bowl.

Step 4: prepare the garlic.

Using a knife, peel the cloves of garlic from the husks and after that - slightly rinse the ingredient under running water. Then put the cloves on a cutting board and cut them into several pieces with a knife. And in order to grind the vegetable, put the garlic slices in the garlic and squeeze them directly into a container with finely chopped herbs.

Step 5: prepare the dressing for the dish.

In a bowl with chopped garlic and herbs, add sour cream, mayonnaise, as well as salt and pepper to taste. Using a tablespoon, mix all the components well until a homogeneous mass is formed. Everything, refueling is ready!

Step 6: cook the potatoes in bacon.

So, all the components are prepared, so you can move on to the process of cooking the dish. To do this, pour the dressing in a bowl with potatoes and carefully, but carefully mix with a tablespoon, only the back side, so as not to damage the main ingredient. Leave the potatoes in this condition for 10-15 minutesso that it absorbs the aroma of sauce. After this, take turns taking clean hands with potatoes and wrap it in a plate of bacon. And so that the bacon does not fall to the bottom of the mold during the baking process, we fasten its edges with a toothpick. Put the formed dish on the bottom of the pan, pre-lubricated with a piece of butter. After - we repeat the whole procedure first, until we have all the potatoes with bacon over. Attention: if dressing is left in the bowl, be sure to pour it from this container into the pan to the potato. Sprinkle with rosemary leaves on top of the dish and put in a preheated oven to temperature 180 ° -190 ° C literally for 5-10 minutesuntil the potatoes and bacon are browned. Immediately after that, we take out the baking sheet from the oven, using the kitchen gloves, and we can serve the dish to the table before it has cooled down.

Step 7: serve the potatoes in bacon.

Using a tablespoon, we transfer the potatoes in bacon to a serving dish and we hasten to treat relatives and friends until this beauty has cooled down and attracts everyone with its unforgettable aroma. And since this dish is considered the main one, since it, besides being tasty, also quite substantial, can be served with vegetable salads or pickles. Good appetite!

Recipe Tips:

- - In order for potatoes in bacon to become even tastier, you can take young root crops.

- - Sour cream sauce is perfect for potatoes in bacon. To do this, mix sour cream with a high percentage of fat, chopped garlic and parsley and dill, as well as salt and black pepper to taste. Mix everything well until smooth and serve as a dressing for a dish.

- - For filling potatoes in bacon, you can use natural yogurt without additives instead of sour cream. Then the dish will become even more tender and without sourness.