Copycat Recipe: Cracker Barrel Hashbrown Casserole

by Carrie with Children with 25 comments

It’s funny how certain foods can take you back to a place and time.  That’s how I feel about this copycat recipe for Cracker Barrel’s Hashbrown Casserole.

This recipe has been in my family for a few years and it’s a staple in our holiday meals – it’s just not Thanksgiving or Christmas without it.   Copycat Cracker Barrel Hashbrown Casserole Recipe

Copycat Recipe: Cracker Barrel Hashbrown Casserole


  • 1 - 2lb bag of frozen hashbrowns
  • 16oz sour cream
  • 1 can cream of chicken soup
  • 1 stick of butter
  • 1/2 cup chopped onions
  • 2 cups grated sharp cheddar cheese


  1. Place potatoes in greased 9x13 pan.
  2. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. In a bowl, add onions, sour cream, melted butter and cream of chicken soup. Mix together.
  4. Pour mixture over potatoes.
  5. Sprinkle with cheese.
  6. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 minutes.

Great dish for breakfast or dinner!


  • Melissa

    Oh my goodness…did you know I have been craving this for days now? I went and bought some ingredients the other day! Now I just need to make it! I’m drooling over your picture!

    • Carrie with Children

      Perfect timing …for me and for you! Yay! Hope it satisfies your craving

  • Ashley @ Mama Of All Trades

    I can not WAIT to make this!! I’ve been wanting to find a copycat recipe for forever. Yum!

  • Jenny F

    I always order this, and would love to try it at home! Thank you SO much for sharing, sounds yummy!

    • Carrie with Children

      It’s the one thing I always order at Cracker Barrel too! So tasty!

  • Jenn @therebelchick

    This looks so good! I love Cracker Barrel and I love hashbrown casserole too. 🙂

    • Carrie with Children

      Hashbrown casserole is one of my favorite sides – I love it for breakfast and for dinner!

  • Carolyn G

    I make my own version of the CB hash brown casserole but yours is so much different. I am going to try it. I never through about adding sour cream or creamy chicken soup! Oh this looks so yummy!!

    • Carrie with Children

      Oh Carolyn – I’d love to compare notes on what ingredients you use in your recipe! I love hashbrown casserole!

  • Tesa @ 2 Wired 2 Tir

    I love hashbrown casserole! This looks so fantastic and easy that I pinned it. I can’t wait to try it and I’m putting it on our menu this week.

    • Carrie with Children

      Yay! I hope you all enjoy this recipe as much as I do! It’s one of my all time favorites!

  • Nichol

    Ooh this looks so good!

    • Carrie with Children

      It’s one of my favorite side dishes – cheesy and delicious!

  • Nicole

    This is one of my favorite dishes! I make mine exactly like this but add some corn flakes to give it a crunchy coating on top!

    • Carrie with Children

      Oh that is a great idea – I’m going to try adding corn flakes! Thanks for the tip!

  • Emily @FamilyNLifeLV

    This looks amazing!! Thank you for sharing!

  • Sarah @ Minnesota Mama's Must Haves

    Mmm This looks great! Pinned and stumbled this one!! I have to make it!

    • Carrie with Children

      Thanks Sarah! I hope you enjoy it as much as I do!

  • Robin @ Mom Foodie

    That would sooooo not go with my diet, but I sure would love to have some 😀

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