This dish can be made for a big holiday meal, or the day after using leftover mashed potatoes. Heck, it can be made any day at any time of the year! Mashed potatoes loaded with sour cream, cheddar, bacon and onions? Topped with crushed-up cheese crackers? Yes please, any day. —foxeslovelemons
Nonstick cooking spray
coarsely crushed cheese crackers
mashed potatoes (leftover or fresh)
ground black pepper
shredded sharp cheddar cheese
cooked bacon, crumbled
green onion, thinly sliced
finely chopped red onion
chopped fresh parsley
In This Recipe
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Spray small casserole dish with nonstick spray. In small bowl, combine crackers and butter.
If using leftover potatoes, heat them in microwave 1 minute to soften. Add sour cream, garlic powder and pepper; stir until well combined. Reserve 2 tablespoons each cheese and bacon. Add onions, parsley and remaining cheese and bacon to potatoes; stir until well combined.
Transfer mixture to prepared casserole dish and sprinkle with cracker mixture and reserved bacon and cheese. Bake 25 minutes or until heated through.