Cheesy Dorito Casserole With Tater Tot Crust

Overhead shot of Dorito Casserole topped with taco sauce, sour cream and green onions. There are two gold forks in the pictures and it is on a blue and white cloth.

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This Cheesy Dorito Casserole has a special surprise with its tater tot pie crust. There is a lot of comfort going on in this comfort taco dish and you should be making it today!




  1. Dethaw tater tots in a microwave or let them sit in the fridge overnight
  2. Preheat oven to 425 Fahrenheit
  3. In a large bowl, hand mix tots, egg, and flour until completely combined
  4. Add to a 9-inch pie pan and use your hand to flatten tater tot mixture down and edges until it forms like a pie crust
  5. Bake crust for 20 minutes
  6. While crust is baking, cook ground beef, and add taco seasoning per instructions.
  7. Mix beef, ¾ Doritos, and 1 ½ cups of cheese.
  8. After 20 minutes, remove crust and put filling in
  9. Bake another 20 minutes
  10. Remove and add final ¼ Doritos and ½ cup of cheese as a topping
  11. Bake for 5 more minutes to melt cheese.
  12. Remove and serve!


Top With any taco like ingredients you like. Green onion, taco sauce, and sour cream are featured.

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