Bacon Cheeseburger Tater Tot Casserole is simple, tasty and cheesy. It is just the perfect dish for your entire family. From kids to adults everyone will love it and keep asking for more. It is there to satisfy your cheeseburger cravings at home with minimum effort just by putting together a few simple ingredients. Made from everything you love in a cheeseburger you can add pickles, onions, tomatoes, and other veggies of your choice to enhance the taste further. Perfectly sautéed ground beef, crispy bacon, cheese, tater tots, and again cheese because sky is the limit. If you like it a little spicy, add diced jalapenos and they will blend perfectly with the flavor. Mushrooms, onions, and bell pepper will also be a good combination. Do not hesitate to experience your favorite items.
This yummy potful casserole will be a hit at your gatherings. Since it is super easy and ready within an hour, you can depend on it to serve a house full. The cheesiness and creaminess will go into a euphoric state as you take your first cheesy bite loaded with crispy tater tots, pickles, and bacon. It will vanish from the dinner table in minutes. I repeat in minutes. This meal is magical cheesy popping with flavor. Cheeseburger tater tot casserole is exactly what you are looking forward to.
Follow this recipe as it is pretty straight forward without any complicated steps so it can be your new comfort food. We guarantee that your whole family will love it, including the pickiest eater of the house. Finish reading the recipe and roll over to your kitchen and try it out. Trust us, this yummy casserole will be your guilty pleasure.
What you will need:
1 ½ Pounds Ground Beef
1 (3-Ounce) Package Real Bacon Bits
2 Cups Cheddar Cheese- Shredded
1 (32-Ounce) Package Frozen Tater Tots
1 (10.75-Ounce) Can Condensed Cheddar Cheese Soup
2 Cups Sour Cream
Pickles and Dill- for Topping
Step 1: Preheat!
Prepare your oven by preheating it at 400°F. Alongside, grease 9 x 13 baking dish with a non-stick cooking spray.
Step 2: Prepare your meat
Add ground beef into a large skillet and cook at medium flame. Chop some onions and add them to the skillet while it was cooking. Keep tossing and turning so that meat is fully cooked. Drain of any excess grease.
Ground beef cooks very fast without any hassle. In about 20 minutes you can see the color of beef changing from pink to brown. That tells you it is done!
Step 3: Give it some flavor
Once the ground beef is cooked, shift it to a large mixing bowl. Add bacon, cheese, tater tots, cheese soup, and sour cream. Stir until it is evenly combined.
Step 4: Making it ready!
Next, dump the ground beef into the baking dish and spread evenly using a spatula. Spread some extra shredded cheese on top and bacon crumbs.
Step 5: Let it bake
Put the baking dish into the oven and wait for 45-50 minutes, or until the mixture is bubbly.
Ready to serve!
This recipe tastes best when served hot. Scoop directly from the baking dish into your plates and dig right in. Top it up with some pickles, relish, or veggies as per preference. This delectable cheesy delight is ready to satisfy the craving of 6 people tummy full.
Chef’s tip for Cheeseburger Tater Tot Casserole
After experimenting with various cheeseburger tater tot recipes, we finally ended onto this perfect one. It will make your taste buds scream OH SO CHEESY and OH SO YUM just after taking the first bite. Every ingredient is perfectly balanced and enhances each other’s flavor. However, you can add some additional ingredients to notch up the taste.
There is no one stopping you from enjoying the things you love. If turkey bacon is your favorite then go ahead and add that to your dish. You can add some diced juicy tomatoes to enhance the flavor. Play around the ingredients add to make it customized just as your family loves it.
A good advantage is that you can make this yummy casserole ahead in time and freeze it. Take it out on busy weeknights and enjoy a tasty meal without any effort. Set your oven to 400°F to preheat for 15 minutes. Meanwhile take out your dish from the freezer and thaw completely. To bake frozen casserole cover with aluminum foil and set it inside the oven. This may take some additional minutes in the oven so let it stay.
How to make it in low carbs?
Being on a diet might be boring at times and you start craving for food that enlighten your taste buds. Seldom have we found foods that we can enjoy without messing up diet schedules. This cheeseburger tater tot casserole recipe can be tweaked a little to adjust with your low carn diet regimes such as keto.
Keto diet is based on a high intake of fats and low carbohydrates. As the results from this diet are very effective, it can turn around 360 degrees if you mess with it. We know you don’t want that. So we advise you to replace a few ingredients to keto-friendly ingredients. Add cream cheese and heavy cheese to your ground beef to create a perfect flavorful sauce. This cheesy goodness loaded with veggies is full of protein and nutrients. Keto diet allows cheese so add your favorite variety in good quantity if you are a cheese lover and enjoy!
If you are a foodie, a cheeseburger is the love of your life. In this recipe we have tried to put together ingredients that give you the most delicious cheeseburger tater tot casserole. Try it and you will not be disappointed. Our recipe will blow your mind off and push the bars very high. We vouch for its flavor that leaves you wanting for more.
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