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Bacon and potato salad with ranch dressing

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Topped with a creamy ranch dressing, this potato salad with bacon makes for a delicious side. 

  • Serves4
  • Cook time45 minutes
  • Prep time10 minutes, + cooling time
Bacon and potato salad with ranch dressing


  • 1kg white baby potatoes, halved
  • 1/4 cup (60ml) olive oil
  • 4 free-range eggs
  • 6 Primo Short Cut Rindless Bacon Rashers (from the deli)
  • 3 spring onions, thinly sliced
  • 1 tbs sliced pickled baby cucumbers
  • 1/2 cup (125ml) ranch dressing
  • 2 tbs chopped chives

Nutritional information

Per Serve Energy: 2399kJ/574 Cals (28%), Protein: 19g (38%), Fat: 40g (57%), Sat fat: 7g (29%), Carb: 32g (10%), Sugar: 5g (6%), Fibre: 3g (10%), Sodium: 951mg (485%)

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  1. Step 1

    Preheat oven to 200°C. Place the potato in a roasting pan. Drizzle with 2 tbs oil. Season and toss to combine. Roast for 45 mins or until potato is golden and cooked through.

  2. Step 2

    Meanwhile, bring a small saucepan of water to the boil over high heat. Reduce heat to medium-high. Gently lower the eggs into the water, then stir with a wooden spoon for 30 secs. Cook the eggs for 6 mins for soft-boiled* or until cooked to your liking. Drain well. Refresh under cold water. Set aside to cool. Peel and cut in half.

  3. Step 3

    Heat remaining oil in a medium frying pan over high heat. Add the bacon and cook for 2 mins each side or until golden brown and crisp. Transfer to a plate and set aside to cool slightly.

  4. Step 4

    Tear the bacon into large pieces. Place the potato, spring onion, pickled cucumber, dressing and half the bacon in a bowl and toss to combine.

  5. Step 5

    Arrange the potato mixture, egg and remaining bacon pieces on a serving platter. Sprinkle with chives and season to serve.