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Emeril's Favorite Potato Salad

Perfect for a Kicked-Up Father's Day Barbecue

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Servings:Over 8
Difficulty: Easy
Cook Time: min

We asked you to e-mail us what you would like to see Emeril Lagasse cook on "Good Morning America."

Carolyn Martin of Brewster, N.Y., wrote: "I would like to see Emeril do a kicked up Father's Day Barbecue."

Here is Emeril's recipe for his favorite potato salad.

Ingredients

  • 14 small boiling potatoes (such as Red Bliss - about 2 1/2 pounds), scrubbed well
  • 8 slices bacon, crisp, cooked and crumbled
  • 6 hard-boiled eggs, peeled and coarsely chopped
  • 1/3 cup red onions, finely chopped
  • 1/3 cup celery, finely chopped
  • Homemade Ranch Dressing (or your favorite bottled ranch dressing)
  • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley, finely chopped
  • Cooking Directions

    Place the potatoes in a medium saucepan with enough water to cover by 1 inch. Bring to a boil over high heat, lower to a simmer, and cook until the potatoes are just tender, 15 minutes to 20 minutes.

    Drain, let cool, then cut the potatoes into bite-size pieces. In a large mixing bowl, combine the potatoes with all the remaining ingredients and gently toss. Refrigerate the salad several hours before serving to allow the flavors to blend.

    Recipe Summary

    Main Ingredients: potatoes, bacon, onions, celery

    Course: Salad, Side Dish


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