If you are looking for the perfect easy dinner to make up your family and this is the casserole for you. Everyone loves this cheesy tater tot casserole with ground beef because it’s delicious and comforting. The flavor combinations are out of this world and is this so quickly become a weekly dinner in your house. The crispy tater tot‘s and savory ground beef combine with cheese to make a heavenly dinner.
Every time I make this cheesy tater tot casserole with ground beef I use a whole 32 oz bag of frozen tater tots. Some options I like include:
Ore-Ida Potatoes Shredded Tater Tots Seasoned Gluten Free – 32 Oz- this seasoned potato nuggets are seasoned made with 100 percent potatoes. This size option will cost you under $4 and is available at your local grocery store like Vons!
Great Value Taters Shredded, seasoned potatoes – 32 oz is under $2 at chain stores like Wal Mart and Target. They May contain traces of milk, eggs, wheat and soy due to cross contamination but are otherwise vegan and vegetarian.
First Street Shredded Potatoes, Seasoned, Tater Treats – 32 oz. This brand costs about $2.50 at local grocery stores and chains. They are Vegetarian, Vegan, Dairy-free, and Kosher Since 1871.
I also like to use Rotel in my cheesy tater tot casserole with ground beef because it was the perfect amount of diced tomatoes and chili’s in juice. Rotel ingredients include: Tomatoes, Water, Chopped Green Chili Peppers, Less than 2% of: Salt, Calcium Chloride, Natural Flavor, Citric Acid, Cilantro.
It’s cheap and efficient for any baked dish.
What ingredients do you need for cheesy tater tot casserole with ground beef?
32 oz bad frozen tater tots
16 oz shredded cheddar cheese
1 lbs ground Beef
1 tbsp seasoned salt
10 oz can rotel
1/4 cup Parmesan cheese
1/4 cup sour cream
How do you make this casserole?
Start by seasoning and searing the ground beef in a skillet for about 5 minutes.
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
Grease a standard casserole dish.
Dump all the tater tots in the casserole dish.
Use 8oz of the cheese to make one layer over the tots.
Dump all the ground beef over the cheese layer.
Make another layer of shredded cheese.
Pour the Parmesan cheese on top of the entire thing.