tater tot casserole

★★★★★ 5 Reviews
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By Phyllis Gesch
from Round Rock, TX

This tater tot casserole is perfect for potlucks and very kid-friendly. Always a crowd-pleaser.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Want a quick and easy weeknight meal? Try this tater tot casserole recipe. It's filled with tater tots, ground hamburger meat, and cheese (how can that be bad?!). Once baked, it kind of tastes like a cheeseburger without the bun. Made with only five ingredients, this is a great dinner option when you don't know what to make and don't feel like running to the grocery store.

— The Test Kitchen @kitchencrew
serves 6-8
prep time 10 Min
cook time 45 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For tater tot casserole

  • 2 lb
    bag frozen tater tots
  • 2 c
    grated cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 lb
    ground beef (you can use a whole pound, just depends how meaty you want it)
  • 1 can
    cream of mushroom soup (10.5 oz)
  • 1/2 c

How To Make tater tot casserole

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 350. Cook hamburger; drain.
  • 2
    Add soup and milk to meat.
  • 3
    Line a 13x9 baking dish with a layer of tater tots.
  • 4
    Cover tots with a layer of meat mixture.
  • 5
    Then top that with a layer of cheese. Repeat until the dish is filled up.
  • 6
    Cook for about 45 minutes.