While tater tots are a perennial favorite with kids, they are also a favorite of the big kids who put them in stews and hot dishes. While it’s more common to see that kind of dinner recipe, don’t overlook breakfast.
Look for a tasty and filling tater tot breakfast casserole The version of Eating Well of the court.
“There’s something for everyone in this tater tot breakfast dish,” says Eating Well. “It’s crispy on top and soft in the middle, while the bottom layer is packed with vegetables and crumbled turkey sausage. The eggs hold everything together.”
This tater tot breakfast dish can make a holiday morning extra special or help feed a group.
Eating Well’s recipe includes turkey sausage, yellow onion, red bell pepper, garlic, eggs, milk, chili powder, cayenne pepper, group pepper and of course tater tots, here garnished with cheese and chives. At 347 calories per serving, this tater tot breakfast dish is also a relatively healthy choice.
Looking for more tater to breakfast casserole options?
The blogger behind Real Housemoms uses bacon and breakfast sausage in her version of the comfort food casserole. She coats her toddlers with the meat, vegetables, and cheese before pouring an egg mixture over them.
Kathleen from Gonna Want Seconds puts her tater tots in the bottom layer of her dish and then pour an egg, meat and cheese mixture on top before baking.
Salty Side Dish also puts her toddlers on the bottom and has a recipe which can be easily adapted for large crowds.
Another bonus from tater to breakfast stews? They make great camping meals. Merry Kuchle from Merry About Town has a recipe that her family made on their many camping trips that you may want to try out.
Have you ever cooked a tater to breakfast casserole?