Chili Cheese Tots

Appetizer, Side Dish
Prep Time 10 minutes
30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes


  • 1 Bag Frozen shredded potato bites (such as Ore-Ida brand Tater Tots ® – a registered trademark of KraftHeinz)
  • 1 Can of chili Cincinnati Style (Skyline or Gold Star brands) or your favorite Tex-Mex or other type of chili
  • 2 Cups Shredded cheddar cheese


  • Preheat oven to 425.
  • Melt about 3 Tablespoons of Bacon Up.
  • Toss a bag of frozen shredded potato bites in the melted bacon grease.
  • Spread in a single layer on a foil- or parchment-lined cookie sheet.
  • Bake at 425 for 30 minutes.
  • While potatoes are baking, heat a can of chili
  • When potatoes are finished, place on individual plates or a serving platter and cover with chili and shredded cheddar cheese.
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