Avocado Potato Salad Recipe

Avocado Potato Salad Recipe A creamy herb dressing lightly coats generous portions of potato, avocado, onion and bacon.

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  • prep 40 min
  • serves 8

IngredientsNumber of servings: 8

  • 2 pounds small red potatoes, quartered
  • 6 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled
  • 6 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 2 medium ripe avocados, peeled and pitted, divided
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1 teaspoon whole grain mustard
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 tablespoon snipped chives

    How to make it  40 min. + chilling


  • 1

    Place potatoes in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until tender. Drain and cool.


  • 2

    In a large bowl, combine the potatoes, bacon and onions. For dressing, in a food processor, combine one avocado, sour cream, milk, mayonnaise, mustard, salt and pepper. Cover and process until blended. Stir in chives. Pour over potato mixture and toss to coat. Cube remaining avocado; gently stir into potato salad. Serve immediately.

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