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Crack Potatoes

Rated as 4.5 out of 5 Stars

"They call these 'crack potatoes' because you can't stop eating them!"
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55 m servings 274
Original recipe yields 14 servings


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  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).
  2. Combine hash browns, sour cream, Cheddar cheese, bacon bits, and ranch dressing mix in a bowl; stir until mixed. Pour into a 9x12-inch baking pan.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven until potatoes are golden brown and cooked through, 45 to 60 minutes.


  • Cook's Notes:
  • A 30-ounce package of frozen hash browns can be substituted for the 28-ounce package if desired.
  • A 3-ounce package of bacon bits can be substituted for the 2-ounce package.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 274 calories; 23.3 15 8.9 48 560 Full nutrition

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This a hit! My only complaint is that as it cools with all the sour cream it will start to separate.

Just average, not impressed.

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This stuff is amazing, there is never any left overs at family functions

Christmas potatoes this year. What a huge hit!