Bacon Chive Puffs

photo of a plate of Bacon Chive Puffs
Jetlag from my vacation has left me pretty tired the last few days. I haven’t had much energy for cooking, but the other night, I mustered enough energy to make these puffs since they are so easy to make.
close-up photo of a bowl of Bacon Chive Puffs
After making my pepperoni pizza puffs, a lot of people left me comments with variations that they made on the fillings. I really enjoyed reading all the variations and decided to try a variation myself. I had both bacon and chives in the house and I love the taste of both so I decided to make some bacon chive puffs.
a bowl filled with Bacon Chive Puffs
I had Costco precooked bacon and shredded cheese in my fridge, making these easy peasy. So easy, even someone functioning on just a few hours of sleep can make these.
close-up photo of bacon chive puffs on a plate

Bacon Chive Puffs

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Course: Appetizer, Snack
Cuisine: American
Servings: 20 mini puffs

These mini puffs are flavored with bacon and fresh chives. They're great as a snack or appetizer!


  • 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp baking powder
  • 3/4 cup skim milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/3 cup precooked bacon chopped into small pieces
  • 3 tbsp chives chopped


  1. Preheat oven to 400°F. Grease a mini muffin pan with nonstick cooking spray.

  2. In a large bowl, combine flour, baking powder, milk, egg until batter is lump-free. Stir in cheese, chives, and bacon. Spoon batter into the prepared mini-muffin cups about 2/3 full.
  3. Bake in an oven for 15-17 minutes, until breads puff up and turn a golden brown.

Nutrition Facts
Bacon Chive Puffs
Amount Per Serving (1 puff)
Calories 64 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 17mg6%
Sodium 71mg3%
Potassium 55mg2%
Carbohydrates 4g1%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 105IU2%
Vitamin C 0.2mg0%
Calcium 62mg6%
Iron 0.3mg2%
Net Carbs 4g8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
The nutrition information provided are only estimates based on an online nutritional calculator. I am not a certified nutritionist. Please consult a professional nutritionist or doctor for accurate information and any dietary restrictions and concerns you may have. All images and content are © Kirbie's Cravings.


7 comments on “Bacon Chive Puffs”

  1. I enjoy this new variation!!! And, of course, always with the muffin and mini-muffin pans!!!

  2. Wow i am loving it.I am very much crazy about the Bacon Chive Puffs.I like your sweet and wonderful decoration of it.

  3. hi kirbie
    these are next on my list of stuff to make. just want to tell you that the girls did a great job with the pepperoni pizza puffs. everyone loved it! this recipe looks like it will be just as possible, especially if the bacon is precooked .

    • Oh that’s so great to hear! Yes the bacon ones are pretty easy too. I love using the Costco precooked bacon. I still cook it a little more since I like my bacon very crispy. But yeah, raw bacon isn’t as fun to handle or cook for me.

  4. Oooo these sound so perfect!

  5. I am so glad after see my recipes which is Bacon Chive Puffs in recipe of the week. These are really easy to make and very testy to eat. Its shape is very nice.

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