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Bacon-Flavored Sweet Potato Fries

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"It is not up for discussion. If you want ultimate, classic homemade fries, this is what you do."
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30 m servings 290
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. Preheat oven to 340 degrees F (171 degrees C).
  2. Lay bacon strips in a single layer on a baking sheet with raised edges.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven, turning occasionally, until browned and crisp, about 10 minutes. Drain the bacon slices on paper towels, reserving the bacon grease.
  4. Heat bacon grease in a large frying pan or skillet over medium-high heat; add sweet potato fries. Cook and stir fries in the hot bacon grease until browned and crispy, about 10 minutes. Transfer fries to a serving platter and sprinkle with paprika and salt; serve with ketchup.


  • Editor's Note:
  • The nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount for the bacon and bacon grease. The actual amount consumed will vary.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 290 calories; 17.4 27.8 6.7 26 625 Full nutrition

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Such a quick bacon snack! I used the same pan to get the bacon grease, and kept the bacon bits around until crunchy then added them at the end to the fries with the paprika and salt! My husban...