Slow Cooker Creamy Hash Brown Potatoes

I’m usually a crispy-hash-browns kind of guy. I like the potatoes to get that nice little crust on them.¬† This time I decided to go another route with frozen cubed hash brown potatoes. These slow cooker creamy hash brown potatoes are rich and tasty. They are the perfect breakfast side, whether breakfast is in the morning or for dinner.
Slow Cooker Creamy Hash Brown Potatoes

For a little kick to your slow cooker creamy hash brown potatoes add diced roasted jalapenos, or use a pepper jack cheese instead of the Colby jack. You can also substitute cayenne pepper for the paprika. It’ll still add the (needed) color and a little spiciness.

Also try making hash brown potatoes using a Cuisinart Griddler.

Slow Cooker Creamy Hash Brown Potatoes

These slow cooker creamy hash brown potatoes are rich and tasty. They are the perfect breakfast side, whether breakfast is in the morning or for dinner.
Course Side
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 4 hours 30 minutes
Total Time 4 hours 35 minutes
Servings 8 -10 servings
Calories 366kcal
Author Inspired by a recipe from Spicy Southern Kitchen

Ingredients

  • 32 ounce hash brown potatoes
  • 10 3/4 ounce cream of potato soup
  • 2 cups Colby Jack cheese shredded
  • 8 ounce sour cream
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika
  • 7.5 ounce chive and onion cream cheese
  • unsalted butter if needed (or milk)

Instructions

  • Spray your slow cooker with non-stick spray.
  • Place potatoes into slow cooker. Combine the soup, cheese, sour cream, salt, pepper and paprika. Pour over the potatoes.
  • Cover and cook on low for 4 hours, stirring a few times.
  • Stir in the cream cheese. Add butter or milk and stir if the mixture is too thick.
  • Cover and continue cooking another 30 minutes.

Nutrition

Calories: 366kcal | Carbohydrates: 27g | Protein: 13g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 14g | Cholesterol: 64mg | Sodium: 673mg | Potassium: 448mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 788IU | Vitamin C: 10mg | Calcium: 307mg | Iron: 2mg

Nutritional values are approximate.

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