The main content
Creole-Ranch Potato Salad

Creole-Ranch Potato Salad


  • 2 pounds potatoes, peeled and chopped

  • Salt

  • 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

  • Pepper

  • 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.