10 Picnic-Ready Potato Salad Recipes

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Bacon and Gorgonzola Potato Salad

Dressed in a rich, creamy sauce flavored with Gorgonzola cheese, chives and bacon, this potato salad is fantastic. Go ahead and make it ahead of time! Get the recipe: Bacon and Gorgonzola Potato Salad

Grilled Sweet Potato Salad

Sweet potatoes are ideal for grilling and, when topped with a potent vinaigrette, they make a winning side dish: sweet flesh and sharp dressing, creamy interior with a crispy grilled edge, all with a smoky undertone.

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Garlic Ranch Potato Salad

A hint of garlic in the dressing and the addition of fresh herbs create just the right flavor for this savory potato salad.

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Smoky Spanish Potato Salad

With artichoke hearts, this potato salad will definitely liven up your next picnic.

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Avocado Potato Salad

Avocado lovers will relish this hearty potato salad. A creamy herb dressing lightly coats generous portions of potato, avocado, onion and bacon.

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Pecan Sweet Potato Salad

A new twist on an old favorite, this tasty, easy-to-make sweet potato salad is sure to be the talk of your gathering.

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Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Complete with all the toppings of a baked potato, this recipe is guaranteed to become the most requested dish at your family gathering.

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Chipotle Pepper Potato Salad

The next time you make potato salad, think outside the picnic basket with this crunchy, munchy variation. There's just a bit of chipotle kick.

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Potato Salad with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Basil

Everyone's favorite party food, this salad supplies plenty of vitamin C, courtesy of all three vegetables.

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Old-Fashioned Potato Salad

This traditional side dish will be a hit at any outdoor party or picnic.

Get the recipe: Old-Fashioned Potato Salad


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