Total Time
Prep 6 mins
Cook 40 mins

Official Contest Entry: Simply Potatoes 5Fix. Great side dish that can be prepared in advance for any occasion casual or more formal.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (16 ounce) container sour cream
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 4 slices bacon
  • 1 (1 ounce) package ranch dip
  • 0.5 (26 ounce) bag Simply Potatoes


  1. Fry bacon crispy and crumble as finely as possible, then combine first 4 ingredients, mix in hash browns then spread in an 8 x 8 pan and bake at 400 degrees for 40 minutes. Ovens vary so check that top is a lovely golden brown.
  2. to make this in a 9 x 13 pan just double all indredients and increase bake time to 45 minutes.
  3. to make ahead just refrigerate until ready to pop in the oven the next day.
  4. servings, yield and times refer to basic recipe in 8 / x pan.