Using French Fries in Hashbrown Casserole

Can you substitute french fries for hashbrowns in hashbrown casserole? I have found that some fries are half the price of hashbrowns and wonder if anyone has substituted fries for them.

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By Lou from Conway, AR

October 12, 20100 found this helpful

Why not try it and see what happens? If all else fails, make your own hash browns; it's really easy to do!

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October 14, 20100 found this helpful

I don't see why you couldn't substitute them. I make this casserole called Cheeseburger and Fries.

2 lbs browned ground meat

2 cans cheddar cheese soup (no milk)

Small bag of frozen fries.

Mix the soup with the ground meat, place in bottom of baking dish, top with fries. Bake for 1 hour at 400 degrees.

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October 14, 20100 found this helpful

I have done this successfully. Works well.

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October 18, 20100 found this helpful

Some cheaper fries are full of grease so be aware. Take a chef knife and chop/cut them up.

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October 24, 20110 found this helpful

Coll3,

This seems like a long time and a high temp. to cook meat that is already browned. Do you mean for the meat to be completely cooked through before going into the oven or just a quick browning but still not cooked all the way? Thanks,

~gloria

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