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The best tater tot bakes, dips and casserole recipes
I’m going to let you in on a little secret: tater tots are one of my guilty pleasures. I love them dipped in ketchup and I love when they are incorporated into unique tater tot recipes.
They’re great for parties where you have to feed a ton of kids or for a quick and easy meal when you’re craving comfort food.
I’ve gathered some of my favorite ways to incorporate tater tots into a meal any time of the day. They include tater tot bakes and dips as well as casseroles that can be cooked in a crock pot.
There are also tater tot nachos and kabobs. In addition, check out the jalapeño poppers topped with tater tots and tater tots topped with chilli or sloppy joes. But my favorite, I’ll reserve that place on the list for bacon wrapped tater tots, because everything truly does taste better wrapped in bacon.
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1. Cowboy Casserole Recipe
You won’t sacrifice quality or flavor with this cowboy casserole recipe. You can’t go wrong with hearty ingredients, crispy tots smothered in cheese.
The recipe is easy to put together, even on the busiest nights. I know your family will love it as much as mine.
2. Crock Pot Cheesy Chicken Bacon Tater Tot Bake
From Real Housemoms
You really can’t go wrong with bacon, chicken, and cheese. This Crock Pot bake takes it to the next level with the additions of everyone’s favorite tater tots.
All you have to do is layer the ingredients in the slow cooker, set it, and forget it. A few hours later you have a comforting meal you’ll want to make again and again.
3. Southwest Egg and Tater Tot Casserole
From Lauren’s Latest
If you love tater tots, then this breakfast recipe is just for you. It’s light, full of veggies and protein, plus it is super simple to whisk up and bake. It’s also a great way to sneak some vegetables into your picky eater’s breakfast.
4. Crock Pot Tater Tot Egg Bake
This Crock Pot Tater Tot Egg Bake is perfect for special family breakfasts or hosting a brunch. Layers of tater tots, Canadian bacon, and shredded cheese are topped with an egg mix and left to cook in the slow cooker overnight.
You’ll wake up in the morning to a delicious hot breakfast.
5. Loaded Tater Tot Kabobs
Kick your party food up a notch with these loaded up tater tot kabobs. They are topped with plenty of cheese and real bacon bits, then dipped in sour cream with fresh chives.
These would be great served up as an appetizer at a football party, or for a fun weekend lunch.
6. Cowboy Casserole
From Madame Deals
Casseroles are a go-to dish in our household. They are always super easy to throw together and make a warm and filling dinner. This Cowboy Casserole recipe brings together meat, veggies, cheese, and tater tots all in one dish that is oh-so yummy.
7. Chili Cheese Tater Tots
From Cherry on My Sundae
Chili Cheese Tater Tots have comfort food written all over them. The crisp on the outside but soft on the inside tater tots get topped with hot homemade chili and gooey cheese. Get ready to indulge! It’s all the food you love in one mouth-watering dish.
8. Bacon Jalapeno Poppers with a Cheesy Tater Tot Crust
Just the picture alone has me dreaming of the spicy and crunchy pepper combined with the creamy melty centre. This take on jalapeno poppers only gets better with a tater tot crust and bacon!
Family and friends will love you for making these at your next party.
9. Loaded Tater Tot Dip
From Averie Cooks
This dip is a bowl of everything fabulous that goes on top of baked potatoes, minus the baked potatoes.
Loaded Baked Tater Tot Dip is stuffed with your favorite shredded meat, a heaping helping of cheese, and the perfect seasoning blend. It’s a tried and true crowd favorite!
10. BBQ Bacon Wrapped Tater Tots
From Miss in the Kitchen
These barbecue bacon wrapped tater tots are the ultimate bite-sized appetizer. Sweet barbecued bacon wrapped around a crunchy tater tot, so simple and so irresistible. They are easy to whip up, making them perfect for game day celebrations or big family parties.
11. Tater Tot Nachos
From Family Fresh Meals
The only way to make nachos even better is to swap out those plain old chips with crunchy, fluffy tater tots. They are just as easy as regular nachos and can be topped with just about anything you love.
When they come out of the oven you will have a hot, cheesy, tater-y fiesta on a plate.
12. Breakfast Pizza
From The Chic
Move over boring breakfasts. Breakfast pizza is a warm, fresh from the oven pizza filled with all your breakfast food favorites.
The recipe calls for Canadian bacon, crispy bacon, whole eggs, and fried tater tots but get creative with other favorites like sausage, home fries, and more.
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