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VELVEETA® Potato Bites

Rated as 3 out of 5 Stars

"Crunchy, popable potato balls with an ooey gooey, cheesy center. Seriously. As if game day isn't enough fun already."
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1 h 6 m servings 67
Original recipe yields 24 servings


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  1. Cook potatoes in boiling water in large saucepan 15 to 20 min. or until tender; drain. Cool 10 min. Mash potatoes until smooth. Add onions, egg and pepper; mix just until blended.
  2. Heat oven to 400 degrees F. Empty coating mix into pie plate. Roll potato mixture into 24 balls, using about 2 Tbsp. for each. Insert 1 VELVEETA cube into center of each ball, completely enclosing VELVEETA. Add, 1 at a time, to coating mix; turn to evenly coat. Place on rimmed baking sheet sprayed with cooking spray.
  3. Bake 14 to 16 min. or until heated through. Serve with salsa.


  • Substitute:
  • Substitute 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh chives for the green onions.
  • TACO BELL® and Logo are trademarks owned and licensed by Taco Bell Corp.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 67 calories; 1.5 11 2.6 11 245 Full nutrition

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For a faster prep, you can substitute 4 cups of cooked instant mashed potatoes (1 pound of potatoes equals 2 cups cooked mashed potatoes). This will cut your prep from 20 minutes to about 5 minu...

I made exactly as written. After tasting them, I tried many things to Doctor them up - adding bacon, frying them, etc. still horrible. I'd give 0 stars if I could