Taco Tater Tot Casserole Recipe

Taco Tater Tot Casserole is a delicious and comforting dish that combines the flavors of tacos with the crispy goodness of tater tots. This casserole is made with ground beef, taco seasoning, corn, black beans, and cheese, all layered with a generous amount of tater tots. It's then baked until the tater tots are golden and crispy, and the cheese is melted and bubbly. This easy-to-make casserole is perfect for a weeknight dinner or a potluck gathering.

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1hr 10minstotal
15minsPrep
55minsCook
1hr 10m.total
15m.Prep
55m.Cook
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Ingredients for Taco Tater Tot Casserole Recipe

  • 0.17 pound Ground Beef
  • 0.17 Packet Taco Seasoning
  • 0.17 cup Corn Kernels
  • 0.17 cup Black Beans, Rinsed And Drained
  • 0.33 cup Shredded Cheese, Divided
  • 0.17 Bag Frozen Tater Tots
  • as required Optional Toppings: Sour Cream, Salsa, Guacamole

Directions: Taco Tater Tot Casserole Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.Preheat the oven to 375掳F (190掳C) and grease a 9x13-inch baking dish.
  • STEP 2.In a large skillet, cook the ground beef over medium heat until browned. Drain any excess grease.
  • STEP 3.Add the taco seasoning, corn, black beans, and 1 cup of cheese to the skillet. Stir until well combined and heated through.
  • STEP 4.Transfer the beef mixture to the greased baking dish and spread it out evenly.
  • STEP 5.Arrange the tater tots on top of the beef mixture in a single layer.
  • STEP 6.Bake in the preheated oven for 25-30 minutes, or until the tater tots are golden and crispy.
  • STEP 7.Remove from the oven and sprinkle the remaining cheese on top. Return to the oven for an additional 5 minutes, or until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
  • STEP 8.Let the casserole cool for a few minutes before serving. Serve with your favorite taco toppings, such as sour cream, salsa, and guacamole.

Cooking Tips

  • You can customize this casserole by adding your favorite taco toppings to the beef mixture before baking.
  • Feel free to use ground turkey or chicken instead of ground beef for a lighter version.
  • Leftovers can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.

Storage and Serving

  • This Taco Tater Tot Casserole is best served fresh out of the oven.
  • If you have leftovers, you can reheat them in the oven at 350掳F (175掳C) until warmed through.
  • Serve with a side of salad or steamed vegetables for a complete meal.
Nutrition
value
546
calories per serving
28 g Fat45 g Protein26 g Carbs10 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    28g
  • Protein
    45g
  • Carbs
    26g
  • Fiber
    10g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    26g
  • Protein
    45g
  • Fiber
    10g

Fats

  • Fat
    28g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    576mg
  • Iron
    5mg
  • Vitamin A
    168mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    7mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    83mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    < 1mcg
  • Vitamin C
    24mg
  • Vitamin E
    < 1mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
    102mg
  • Manganese
    < 1mg
  • Phosphorus
    629mg
  • Selenium
    26mcg
  • Zinc
    7mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp