The Pioneer Woman Tasty Kitchen
Avatar Image

Tater-Tot Casserole

4.92 Mitt(s) 13 Rating(s)13 votes, average: 4.92 out of 513 votes, average: 4.92 out of 513 votes, average: 4.92 out of 513 votes, average: 4.92 out of 513 votes, average: 4.92 out of 5

Prep:

Cook:

Level: Easy

System:

4
x

Print Options

Page size Letter 3x5 4x6
Text Size Small Medium Large
Content Include description
Include prep time, etc.
Show image

Description

Sometimes you just need the extreme comfort of a good, easy-to-throw-together, casserole. This one fits the bill! It’s super-easy to make. And even easier to eat!

Ingredients

  • 1 pound Lean Ground Beef
  • ½ cups Onion, Chopped
  • 1 can (10 1/2 Oz. Can) Condensed Cream Of Celery Or Cream Of Chicken Soup (undiluted)
  • 16 ounces, weight Package Frozen Tater Tots
  • 1 cup Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • Salt And Pepper, to taste

Preparation

1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
2. Brown ground beef. Season with salt and pepper.
3. Add chopped onion, cook until tender.
4. In a casserole dish, combine ground beef mixture and cream soup.
5. Top mixture with tater tots.
6. Bake , uncovered, for 30-40 minutes till bubbly and Tots are golden brown.
7. Remove from oven and top with cheese. Return to oven until melted.
8. Enjoy!

Tips:

This casserole freezes great! Just put it together then freeze until ready to bake. Adjust cooking times accordingly.

I always double or triple this one. It reheats beautifully!

7 Comments

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Avatar of snowclouds

snowclouds on 11.21.2012

I added celery with the onions and used cream of mushroom soup. It was delicious. This is definitely going to become a regular meal for us. I also added enough tater tots to cover the whole top of the casserole because 16oz just wasn’t enough.

Avatar of camontague

camontague on 12.13.2010

Yummy! I substituted and used ground turkey, 98% FF cream of mushroom, and reduced fat cheese. Still delicious!

Avatar of cylina

cylina on 8.20.2010

I make this all the time.. very very good.. i sometimes shred up 3-4 carrots and cook them in with the meat just to add a veggie in there. next time i make it im going to add some broccoli florets.!

Avatar of Sarah

Sarah on 3.26.2010

this is very good! Easy and kid friendly. i sauteed sliced mushrooms with the onions and used cream of mushroom soup instead of the celery or chicken. i also salt and peppered right before i added the cheese. Thanks for this recipe!

Avatar of lizzyisamom2two

lizzyisamom2two on 2.28.2010

this was very delicious and even more tasty when reheated.

13 Reviews

You must be logged in to post a review.

Avatar of camontague

camontague on 12.13.2010

Yummy! I substituted and used ground turkey, 98% FF cream of mushroom, and reduced fat cheese. Still delicious!

Avatar of Mrs. G

Mrs. G on 12.12.2010

Easy and tasty! Will make again!

Avatar of manje

manje on 11.17.2010

This is one of my favorite go-to recipes when I don’t want to go all out for dinner. Simple ingredients, simple steps, and it makes me feel like a kid again. You can’t go wrong with that! Definite crowd pleaser!

Avatar of BennMary

BennMary on 11.2.2010

What’s not to love about this!?! I am making it again tomorrow for a family that just had a new baby. A kid pleaser for sure.

Avatar of racher

racher on 9.4.2010

My boyfriend usually doesn’t like casseroles, but he loved this so much that he asked me to make it again!

Related Recipes

Baked Potato with Lemon Shrimp
Avatar Image by Olivia @Primavera Kitchen in Main Courses
This baked potato with lemon shrimp is a great opinion for...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Easy


Tuna Noodle Casserole
Avatar Image by Tanya Schroeder @lemonsforlulu in Main Courses
The “new” tuna noodle casserole! This version is cheesy, creamy, sophisticated...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 8 Level: Easy


Buffalo Chicken & Tater Tot Casserole
Avatar Image by Sarah Seddon in Main Courses
Only 8 ingredients and ready in less than 45 minutes. This...
5.00 Mitt(s) 1 Rating(s)1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Easy


Chicken Alfredo Gnocchi Bake with Bacon
Avatar Image by Justine Sulia (Cooking and Beer) in Main Courses
Perfect for a weeknight meal, this casserole is hearty, rich and...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 10 Level: Easy


5.00 Mitt(s) 1 Rating(s)1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Easy