Loaded Baked Potato Salad
3/4 cup sour cream
3/4 cup mayonnaise
8 slices bacon, crisply cooked, drained and chopped (about 1/2 cup)
1/2 cup chopped red onion
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper
6 medium baking potatoes (about 2 pounds)
Thinly sliced green onions with tops (optional)
Shredded Cheddar cheese (optional)
Combine sour cream and mayonnaise in small bowl.
Chop bacon and red onion; add to sour cream mixture.
Stir in salt and black pepper; cover. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
Heat oven to 425 degrees F.
Scrub potatoes thoroughly and pat dry. Prick potatoes.
Bake for 50-60 minutes or until tender.
Remove potatoes from oven; cool completely.
Coarsely chop potatoes into 1/2-inch pieces. Place in large bowl; fold in sour cream mixture.
Cover and refrigerate for 4-6 hours or overnight.