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Crockpot Loaded Hash Browns

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“My boys love hash browns "all the way", and they love having breakfast for dinner. The crockpot makes these hash browns easy for a weeknight dinner. Recipe is from Better Homes and Gardens.”
9hrs 20mins

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 lb bulk pork sausage
  • 12 cup chopped onion (1 medium)
  • 5 cups frozen diced hash brown potatoes
  • 1 cup shredded monterey jack cheese with jalapeno pepper (4 ounces)
  • 1 small red sweet pepper, chopped
  • 1 (4 ounce) can sliced mushrooms, drained
  • 1 (10 3/4 ounce) cancondensed Fiesta nacho cheese soup
  • 14 cup water
  • shredded monterey jack cheese with jalapeno pepper (optional)
  • thinly sliced fresh jalapeno (optional)
  • salsa, and (optional) or dairy sour cream (optional)


  1. In a large skillet, cook sausage and onion over medium heat until sausage is brown and onion is tender. Drain off fat.
  2. Line a 3-1/2- or 4-quart slow cooker with a plastic slow cooker liner. In prepared slow cooker, combine sausage mixture, hash browns, the 1 cup cheese, sweet pepper, and mushrooms. In a medium bowl, combine soup and the water. Pour over hash brown mixture in cooker; stir to combine.
  3. Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 8 to 9 hours or on high-heat setting for 4 to 4-1/2 hours. Stir before serving. If desired, top with additional cheese and sliced jalapenos. If desired, serve with salsa and/or sour cream.

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