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Recipe Of The Day **6-25-12**

Posted by on Jun. 25, 2012 at 10:45 AM
  • 7 Replies

Bacon Potato Salad

 Bacon Potato Salad
My family was tired of the same old potato salad at family functions, so I created this with the ingredients I had on hand. Now I'm always asked to bring it to get-togethers. —Tami Gallagher, Eagan, Minnesota
8 ServingsPrep: 30 min. + chilling

Ingredients

  • 4 cups cubed red potatoes
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 7 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley
  • 1-1/3 cups mayonnaise
  • 3 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
  • 3 tablespoons prepared ranch salad dressing
  • 2 tablespoons prepared mustard
  • 4 teaspoons white vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper

Directions

  • Place potatoes in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a
  • boil. Reduce heat; cover and cook for 10-15 minutes or until tender.
  • Drain.
  • In a large bowl, combine the potatoes, onion, bacon and parsley. In a
  • small bowl, combine the remaining ingredients. Pour over potato
  • mixture; toss to coat. Refrigerate for 1 hour or until chilled.
  • Yield: 8 servings.
Nutrition Facts: 3/4 cup equals 398 calories, 35 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 22 mg cholesterol, 524 mg sodium,
by on Jun. 25, 2012 at 10:45 AM
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4kidz916
by on Jun. 25, 2012 at 10:46 AM

I've made this omitting the ranch since we don't care for ranch dressing.  It was a nice change from the standard potato salads. 

VanBurren
by on Jun. 25, 2012 at 9:04 PM

 Sounds delicious.

SweetLuci
by Platinum Member on Jun. 25, 2012 at 9:15 PM

 That sounds good.

michiganmom116
by Rhonda on Jun. 25, 2012 at 9:19 PM

Mmmmm!

CANDYLC
by on Jun. 25, 2012 at 9:20 PM
Sounds yummy
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Cindy18
by on Jun. 25, 2012 at 9:23 PM
Sounds great!
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aenima49
by on Jun. 26, 2012 at 12:56 PM

I don't usually like potato salad but this looks good!!

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