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!

Bacon and Gorgonzola Potato SaladSimple & Delicious
Make this salad ahead of time to allow the flavors to really blend.

[quicklook-recipe prep_time=”25 min” cook_time=”15 min” serves=”6″ details=”” ]

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  • 1-3/4 lbs. potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 3/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 3/4 cup sour cream
  • 4 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 1 celery rib, finely chopped
  • 2 Tbsp. minced chives, divided

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  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. coarsely ground pepper
  • 1/4 tsp. sugar
  • 1 cup (4 oz.) crumbled Gorgonzola cheese
  • 1 cup bacon bits, divided
  • 2 plum tomatoes, peeled, seeded and chopped

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[step-list-wrapper title=”How to make it” time=”40 minutes”]
[step-item number=”1″ image_url=”” title=”” ]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 and cool.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”2″ image_url=”” title=”” ]Meanwhile, in a large bowl, combine the mayonnaise, sour cream, onions, celery, 1 Tbsp. chives, salt, pepper and sugar. Stir in cheese and 1/2 cup bacon bits. Fold in tomatoes and potatoes. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour. [/step-item]

[step-item number=”3″ image_url=”” title=”” ]Just before serving, sprinkle with remaining chives and bacon.[/step-item][/step-list-wrapper]

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Originally Published in Reader's Digest