Crack Potatoes - the ORIGINAL recipe!! Potato casserole made with sour cream, cheddar cheese, real bacon bits, ranch dip mix, frozen shredded hash brown potatoes. Can make ahead and freeze for later. Everyone RAVES about these yummy potatoes! SO good!! Make them tonight!
Preheat oven to 400ºF. Lightly spray a 9x13-inch pan with cooking spray.
Combine sour cream, cheese, cooked bacon and ranch mix. Stir in hash browns and mix well. Pour into prepared pan.
Bake uncovered for 45 to 60 minutes.
You can assemble the casserole ahead of time and refrigerate or freeze it for later.I divided the potatoes into three small 7x7 disposable foil pans and froze them. I wrapped them with plastic wrap and then foil. Thaw overnight before baking as directed.Here is our recipe for Homemade Ranch Dressing Mix: https://www.plainchicken.com/homemade-ranch-dressing-mix/Can use light sour cream and turkey bacon to cut down on the calories.