Red Potato Salad with Sour Cream and Chives Recipe -
Red Potato Salad with Sour Cream and Chives Recipe
  • READY IN 30 mins

Red Potato Salad with Sour Cream and Chives

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"This is a delicious creamy potato salad recipe. Fresh chives add the perfect touch."

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Original recipe makes 10 servings Change Servings
  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    15 mins

    30 mins


  1. Scrub potatoes (don't peel). If large, cut in half or in quarters. Boil potatoes in their skins until fork-tender. Drain, dry and cut into 1/2 inch cubes.
  2. In a salad bowl, combine the potatoes, sour cream, yogurt, and chives; toss gently to coat. Add salt, and pepper to taste; refrigerate until chilled.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
May 12, 2009

This is a really good potato salad. I went through the reviews and so many people added a bunch of stuff to this like bacon, eggs, cheese. It's a totally different salad at that point. This is meant to be light! I added a little more chives and let it sit overnight. The flavor of the chives really came through. I added a little Miracle Whip for some added zip - not much, just a couple of tablespoons.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Apr 27, 2003

This was a very bland salad. I added a generous amount of dill weed and some bacon and it just didn't help. Sorry, I won't make it again.

Jul 27, 2003

Really good. The fresh chives really add to the dish. Added more than called for though. I don't like mayonaisse based potato salad and this was perfect. I liked the creamy taste and the sour cream and yogurt match well together.

Aug 23, 2003

I added bacon bits and shredded cheddar cheese. My kids won't touch most potato salads, but LOVED this one!

Aug 23, 2003

I used mayo in place of yogurt and added dill pickles and celery...and a generous helping of mustard cause I like it....very good!

Aug 15, 2004

Added dill, a tbsp or so of red wine vinegar and substituted garlic salt for regular. A great healthier recipe for potato salad! Everyone liked it!

Jan 22, 2003

My family loves this when I make it. I also add a little dill weed and some cracked black pepper. This is so good and easy!

Nov 07, 2003

I was very tired when I made this salad and accidentally used mayonnaise instead of sour cream and it was still very good. I'm going to try it next time using the sour cream as stated in the recipe. I also threw in some celery to add some extra veggies. I think I'll also add some hard boiled eggs next time also.


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  • Calories
  • 206 kcal
  • 10%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 41.2 g
  • 13%
  • Cholesterol
  • 7 mg
  • 2%
  • Fat
  • 3 g
  • 5%
  • Fiber
  • 3.6 g
  • 14%
  • Protein
  • 4.6 g
  • 9%
  • Sodium
  • 252 mg
  • 10%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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