Awesome "Cookout" Bacon Ranch Potato Salad

1
Dene Mitzel

By
@DeneMi

I don't like just ANY potato salad. But there is a local BBQ restaurant that I, along with MANY others agree is THE BEST potato salad there is. In my opinion, this recipe is a close second, (or at least I like it almost as much.) When bringing this to a potluck event, I have been asked for the recipe and told it was the best potato salad they had ever had! It may not be the one for YOU, but YOU be the judge :)

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Microwave

Ingredients

  • 6
    medium red potatoes
  • ·
    lemon pepper
  • ·
    garlic salt
  • ·
    onion powder
  • 6 slice
    bacon
  • 3
    whole green onions, diced
  • 1 c
    ranch dressing
  • 1 Tbsp
    dijon mustard
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/8 tsp
    pepper

How to Make Awesome "Cookout" Bacon Ranch Potato Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Cut potatoes into cubes and place in microwaveable dish. Season with lemon pepper, garlic salt, and onion powder. Add 1 tablespoon vegetable oil. Cover and mircowave on high for 10 minutes.
  2. While potatoes are cooking, use kitchen shears to dice bacon into small pieces; place in a small skillet. Cook bacon until brown and crispy. Remove bacon and let drain on paper towel lined plate.
  3. Stir potatoes, cover and microwave for another 5 minutes on high, or until potatoes are tender.
  4. Remove potatoes from microwave; stir in bacon and the remaining ingredients. Cover and let chill.

Printable Recipe Card

About Awesome "Cookout" Bacon Ranch Potato Salad

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: Southern



Show 3 Comments & Reviews

What To Do With Too Many Fresh Blueberries

What To Do With Too Many Fresh Blueberries


This weekend I found the tastiest blueberries. I may have gone a little overboard and bought way more than I can snack on. So, I decided to do a little recipe research and figure out how I could use the extra blueberries. “This is a great summer take-along dessert,” says Laurie Lenartowicz (Livingston, TN) about […]

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken


When asked, “What’s for dinner?” and you answer chicken, you won’t get a sigh from your family if you say grilled chicken. No matter what cut of chicken your family likes, we’ve gathered an assortment of recipes to make all summer long. You’ll find grilled chicken breast, wing, and thigh recipes. Plus, a tasty recipe […]

19 Recipes for Girl’s Night

19 Recipes for Girl’s Night


Oh, we’ll tell you what you want – what you really really want! These girl’s night approved recipes are going to be a hit at your next get together. Full of flavor, these easy appetizers and finger foods are sure to go perfectly with the night’s cocktail of choice. Whether you’re watching The Bachelor, spending […]