Tater Tot Bacon Grilled Cheese



  • 6 Slices GODSHALL’S Bacon
  • 2lb Frozen Tater Tots
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Salt
  • 1 Jalapeño (Remove Seeds and Diced, Optional)
  • 1 Red Pepper (Diced)
  • 8 Slices Sharp Cheddar or Pepper Jack Cheese
  • Scallions (Chopped)

Additional Required Items:

  • Round Waffle Iron


  1. Preheat waffle iron to high.
  2. Cook GODSHALL’S turkey Bacon to package instructions. Leave as slices or dice.
  3. Microwave tater tots for approx. 4 minutes.
  4. Spread half the tots in an even layer on the waffle iron. Sprinkle with 1/2 the salt.
  5. Close the iron and cook until crisp by following the manufacturer’s instructions (Approx. 8–10 minutes).
  6. Repeat for second tater tot waffle but don’t remove the second tater tot waffle from the iron when it’s done.
  7. Arrange half of your choice of cheese on the waffle and top with turkey bacon, jalapeño (optional), red pepper and scallions. Layer remaining cheese over that and place the first waffle on top.
  8. Press the waffle iron lid slightly down and wait until the cheese melts (Approx. 2 minutes).
  9. Flip the whole tater tot grilled cheese sandwich over onto a plate.
  10. ENJOY!