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taco taters

★★★★★ 1
a recipe by
Tiphane Fleming
spanaway, WA

Me and my favorite girl (my daughter) were going to make a different recipe, but came up with this one instead. Kid friendly. You can also make it as a vegetarian meal.

★★★★★ 1
serves 8-10
prep time 10 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For taco taters

  • 3 lb
    ground beef (if you're a vegetarian, you can substitute black beans for the ground beef)
  • 2 pkg
    taco seasoning mix
  • 1 pkg
    tater tots
  • 8 oz
    mexican blend shredded cheese
  • salsa, sour cream, lettuce, tomatoes (optional)

How To Make taco taters

  • 1
    Set your oven for 425'. Put the tater tots in a 9x13 casserole dish and put in the oven.
  • 2
    Cook your ground beef according to directions Drain and rinse the ground beef ( rinsing the meat makes,it less greasy).
  • 3
    Add your taco seasoning to your ground beef along with 1/3 cup of water. Let it simmer for about 10 minutes.
  • 4
    Once tots are done, pour taco meat over the tots and place cheese over the meat. Place back in the oven for 10 minutes or until cheese has melted.