Crock Pot Cheesy Chicken, Bacon, & Tater Tot Bake is a delicious and super easy meal to put together. Your whole family will love it!
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Crock Pot Cheesy Chicken, Bacon, & Tater Tot Bake

Crock Pot Cheesy Chicken, Bacon, & Tater Tots is a delicious and super easy meal to put together! Your whole family will love it!
Course Main Dish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 3 hours
Total Time 3 hours 10 minutes
Servings 6 or more
Author Real Housemoms

Ingredients

  • One 32 ounce bag frozen tater tots
  • 6 slices thick-cut bacon
  • 3 large boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoons onion powder
  • 2 cups 8 ounces shredded cheddar cheese or Colby jack cheese blend
  • 2/3 cup 2% milk whole milk would be fine too

Instructions

  • Cook bacon in a large skillet over medium heat until crispy. Remove to a paper towel lined plate to drain. Once bacon cools, crumble it into small pieces, and set it aside.
  • Coat the inside of your crock pot with non-stick cooking spray.
  • Dump half the frozen tater tots into the crock pot, and spread into an even layer. Top tots with 1/3 of the cheese and 1/2 the crumbled bacon.
  • Place uncooked chicken on top of the tater tot layer. Sprinkle chicken with salt, pepper, garlic powder, and onion powder. Top chicken with 1/3 of the cheese.
  • Spread remaining tater tots over the chicken layer. Top with remaining bacon and cheese. Pour milk over the top of the dish.
  • Cover your crock pot and cook on HIGH on 3 hours, or until chicken is no longer pink in the center. Serve warm.

Notes

You can cut down on your prep time buy using ready to serve (cooked) bacon as well.