Tailgate Tots are so simple to make and so tasty you will wonder how you never tried it before! Layered with all your favorite toppings, they are going to become a new favorite for you and everyone lucky enough to have some!
Everything about these is simple and delicious so there is no reason why you won't like them!
- 1 bag of tater tots
- 8 slices of bacon, chopped
- 1/4 cup chives, chopped
- 1 container sour cream
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 2 tablespoons flour
- 1 cup whole milk
- 1 2/3 cup sharp cheddar
- 1/4 teaspoon chili powder
Line your tater tots out on a baking tray and cook them according to the package instructions.
While they are cooking, start preparing the cheese sauce by melting the butter in a sauce pan over a medium heat, whisking in the flour slowly to thicken it.
Pour the milk in gradually.
Stir in the cheese and chili powder, slowly adding a little bit a time to let it melt stirring in between.
Once it is all combined and ready you can start to assemble your tailgate tots! Start by putting a layer of tater tots in a mason jar, then spoon in some cheese sauce, sprinkle on come bacon and chives and add sour cream. Repeat until you get to the top of your mason jar.
Everyone is going to love these Tailgate Tots!