This hobo dinner is easy to make on the grill!
Hobo potatoes are the perfect grilling weather recipe. If you haven't heard of hobo dinners or hobo packets before, you are in for a treat!
All you need to do is wrap up a few delicious ingredients, including potatoes, bacon, and onions, with tin foil and grill until everything is roasted and delicious. It's one of our favorite ways to cook veggies on the grill, and we're sure that your family will love it as well! You just can't beat the rich, salty flavor of bacon and potatoes.
You can also have a fun time with the toppings for these hobo potatoes! Top your finished meal with sour cream, hot sauce, green onions, or olives. The possibilities are endless!
Cooking Time40 min
- cooking spray
- 3 bacon slices, cut up
- 4 cups potatoes, peeled and sliced
- 1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper
- 1/3 cup chopped onion
- 1 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- 1/8 teaspoon seasoned salt
- 1/8 teaspoon pepper
- 1 teaspoon butter or margarine, optional
Hobo Potatoes Recipe
Spray one side of an 18 inch piece of heavy foil with non-stick spray coating.
On sprayed surface, arrange half of the bacon to within about 2 inches of edge.
Top with half of the potatoes, half of the green pepper, half of the onion, and half of the cheese.
Top with remaining potatoes, green pepper, and onion. Sprinkle with seasoned salt and pepper.
Top with remaining cheese and bacon. Dot with butter, if you like.
Spray another 18 inch piece of foil on one side. Place it, sprayed side down, atop potato stack.
Seal all edges with a double fold.
Place the packet on the grill rack directly over medium to medium hot coals.
Grill for about 40 minutes or until potatoes are tender, turning the packet once.