CHEESY TATERTOT CASSEROLE

 

  • Cooking Time: 45
  • Servings: 6-8
  • Preparation Time: 30

Ingredients

  • 1lb Ground Beef -Lean
  • 1 can Cream of Mushroom soup -( I use Cream of Chicken )
  • 1 (2cup) package shredded cheddar cheese -(your favorite)
  • 1 (1lb) bag frozen tater tots

Directions

  • 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • 2. Brown Ground beef and drain.
  • 3. Pour Cooked beef in bottom of 2Qt casserole dish.
  • 4. Open can of soup and pour evenly over meat in dish.
  • 5. Cover soup with cheese making a thick cheesy layer. (kid friendly)
  • 6. Arrange Tater tots in dish so edges touch and cover entire dish. (kid friendly) I save a small amount of cheese to sprinkle on top.
  • 7. Place Casserole in oven uncovered for 30-45 minutes or until Tots on top are completely cooked.
  • 8. Let stand about 5 minutes and enjoy the cheesy TaterTot Casserole!

Notes

I got this recipe from the mother of a guy I dated in high school. The way she made it was creamy and cheesy and so delicious. I tweaked the recipe she gave me, to my tastes. I cook the TaterTot Casserole every year for Thanksgiving or Christmas and usually Easter too. It's quick and easy and can be changed to fit your tastes. I will give both versions as I only changed one small thing. I think many people can benefit from the quickness and ease at which this meal is finished. It's a great dish to have the young ones help with (excluding the HOT meat)!

Author Credit: Wanda Jones

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