Creole-Ranch Potato Salad

by Rachael Ray Show Staff 3:00 AM, February 21, 2012

Aired February 21, 2012

Serves 4-6
2 pounds potatoes, peeled and chopped
1/2 cup buttermilk
1/3 cup sour cream
2 tablespoons bread-and-butter pickle juice plus 1/4 cup chopped pickles
2 teaspoons hot sauce
1 clove garlic, grated
1/4 cup chopped herbs such as thyme, dill and parsley
1/2 red onion, finely chopped
2 ribs celery, finely chopped
1 small green bell pepper, seeded and finely chopped

Place potatoes in a pot, cover with cold water. Bring to boil, salt water and cook potatoes to just fork-tender. Drain and return to hot pot to dry; cool to room temp.

Combine buttermilk with sour cream, pickle juice, hot sauce, garlic, herbs, salt and pepper. Add potatoes and chopped onion, celery and peppers; stir to combine. Garnish salad with chopped pickles.