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  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 45 min
  • Ingredients 9
  • Servings 8

Here’s a delicious side dish made using potatoes and bacon - perfect accompaniment to your meal. MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

2
cups cubed peeled potatoes
1
cup chopped onions
1
cup thinly sliced carrots
1/2
cup diagonally sliced celery
2
tablespoons water
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/8
teaspoon pepper
8
slices precooked bacon, cut into 2-inch pieces
2
tablespoons margarine or butter

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat grill. In 3-quart microwave-safe casserole, combine potatoes, onions, carrots, celery and water. Cover with microwave-safe plastic wrap. Microwave on HIGH for 5 to 6 minutes or until vegetables are hot and have just begun to cook, stirring once during cooking. Drain. Stir in salt and pepper.
  • 2
    Cut 18x18-inch sheet of heavy-duty foil. Place potato mixture on foil. Top with bacon and dot with margarine. Wrap securely using double-fold seals, allowing room for heat expansion.
  • 3
    Immediately place on gas grill over medium-high heat or on charcoal grill 4 to 6 inches from medium-high coals. Cook 25 to 30 minutes or until vegetables are tender.
  • 4
    To serve, carefully open foil packet to allow steam to escape.

Expert Tips

  • Partially cooking these potatoes in the microwave shortens the grilling time.
  • Purchase the precooked bacon slices in the grocery store meat department. Or try cooked bacon pieces packaged in jars or resealable plastic bags; look for them near the salad dressings.
  • Serve this dish with barbecued chicken or grilled chicken.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/2 Cup
Calories
110
Calories from Fat
55
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
9%
Saturated Fat
2g
10%
Cholesterol
5mg
2%
Sodium
300mg
13%
Total Carbohydrate
11g
4%
Dietary Fiber
2g
8%
Sugars
2g
Protein
3g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
60%
60%
Vitamin C
6%
6%
Calcium
2%
2%
Iron
2%
2%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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