Creamy Ham and Potato Salad

Yes! You can make potato salad from a mix. Try this recipe that blends the creamy au gratin potato sauce with mayonnaise and mustard.

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 4 hr 40 min
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

1
box (4.7 oz) Betty Crocker™ au gratin potatoes
3
cups water
1/2
cup mayonnaise or salad dressing
1
tablespoon Dijon mustard
2
cups cubed fully cooked ham
1
bag (12 oz) Green Giant™ Steamers™ frozen sweet peas, broccoli or other vegetable, thawed and drained

  • 1 Heat Potatoes, Sauce Mix and water to boiling in 4-quart Dutch oven over high heat, stirring occasionally.
  • 2 Reduce heat; simmer uncovered about 25 minutes, stirring occasionally, until potatoes are tender.
  • 3 Remove from heat; stir in mayonnaise and mustard. Stir in ham and peas. Spoon into serving bowl; cover and refrigerate 3 to 4 hours or until chilled. Stir before serving.

Expert Tips

If you are taking this to a picnic, keep it cold. Serve the salad in a bowl that can be nested in a large bowl filled with ice.

For "egg-straordinary" potato salad, stir in 4 chopped, hard-cooked eggs with the ham and peas.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
330
(
Calories from Fat
170),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
19g
19%
(Saturated Fat
3 1/2g,
3 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
35mg
35%;
Sodium
1370mg
1370%;
Total Carbohydrate
26g
26%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
3g
3%
),
Protein
14g
14%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
20%;
Vitamin C
6%;
Calcium
2%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1/2 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 1 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.