Crockpot Beefy Potato Taco Casserole: A Hearty Slow-Cooked Fiesta ๐Ÿฅฉ๐Ÿฅ”๐ŸŒฎ

Savor the convenience of slow-cooking and the flavors of a fiesta with our Crockpot Beefy Potato Taco Casserole. This hearty dish combines seasoned beef, tender potatoes, and classic taco toppings, creating a comforting and delicious casserole that practically cooks itself. Set it and forget it as your kitchen fills with the enticing aroma of a Mexican-inspired feast. Get ready for a no-fuss, flavor-packed meal!


  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 packet taco seasoning
  • 1 can (15 oz) black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 can (15 oz) corn kernels, drained
  • 1 can (10 oz) diced tomatoes with green chilies, undrained
  • 4 cups frozen diced potatoes (hash browns or cubed)
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup salsa
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • Fresh cilantro, chopped (for garnish)
  • Sliced green onions (for garnish)
  • Sliced jalapeรฑos (optional, for extra heat)


  1. Cook Ground Beef:
  • In a skillet over medium heat, cook the ground beef until browned. Drain excess fat.
  1. Add Aromatics:
  • Add diced onion and minced garlic to the cooked beef. Sautรฉ until the onion is softened.
  1. Season with Taco Mix:
  • Sprinkle the taco seasoning over the beef and onion mixture. Stir well to coat the meat with the seasoning.
  1. Prepare Crockpot:
  • Grease the slow cooker insert.
  1. Layer Ingredients:
  • In the slow cooker, layer half of the seasoned beef mixture, followed by half of the black beans, corn, diced tomatoes with green chilies, and frozen diced potatoes. Repeat the layers.
  1. Top with Cheese:
  • Sprinkle shredded cheddar cheese over the top layer.
  1. Pour Salsa:
  • Pour salsa evenly over the ingredients.
  1. Cover and Cook:
  • Cover the slow cooker and cook on low heat for 6-8 hours or until the potatoes are tender.
  1. Serve and Garnish:
  • Once cooked, spoon the Crockpot Beefy Potato Taco Casserole onto plates. Top with dollops of sour cream, chopped cilantro, sliced green onions, and jalapeรฑos if desired.
  1. Enjoy the Fiesta:
    • Dive into the fiesta of flavors, savoring the hearty combination of beef, potatoes, and taco-inspired ingredients.

This Crockpot Beefy Potato Taco Casserole will make you feel like you’re at a fiesta while also enjoying the simplicity of slow cooking. This dish brings the flavors of a feast inspired by Mexico to your table with its heaping serving of tender potatoes, seasoned beef, and traditional taco toppings. A delightful addition to your slow cooker repertoire, this casserole is ideal for hectic days when you want a hearty, low-fuss dinner. With loved ones, spread the joy of a hearty fiesta. ๐Ÿฅฉ๐Ÿฅ”๐ŸŒฎโœจ