Loaded Hormel® Real Bacon Pieces and Cheddar Potato Salad


Loaded Hormel® Real Bacon Pieces and Cheddar Potato Salad

It’s game day and we’re cooking up some fun game day recipes with Hormel Foods. This year we’re rooting for our favorite team and cooking up a BBQ so potato salad is the perfect addition to our game day!


  • 1/4 cup  Hormel® Real Bacon Pieces
  • 1/2 cup cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 3 TBSP chopped green onion
  • 1 1/2 cup chopped and cooked potatoes

Loaded Hormel® Real Bacon Pieces and Cheddar Potato Salad

I start first by combining the bacon, cream cheese, and cheddar cheese in the stand mixer and blend until smooth.

Loaded Hormel® Real Bacon Pieces and Cheddar Potato Salad

Once you add the potato it’s good to go!

Loaded Hormel® Real Bacon Pieces and Cheddar Potato Salad

Whether you are cheering for your favorite team or you’re just in it for the great commercials, watching the last NFL game of the year is a well-loved tradition for many households.

 The following are just a few ideas to help kick any gathering into a celebration:

  • Chili Appetizer Squares – Football and chili go hand-in-hand; it’s the perfect game-day snack. This recipe puts a spin on the classic dish that’s sure to be a crowd-pleaser.
  • Empanaditas – This sweet and savory finger food will be a hit regardless of which team your guests are rooting for!
  • Pepperoni Rumaki – Spice up your game-day eats with this easy yet impressive appetizer, ready in less than 30 minutes.
  • Potato Skins – Our take on this classic features Hormel® Real Bacon Pieces.

What is your favorite game day dish? Does your family have any traditions for watching the game?  Who do you think will win this year?

You can also check out Hormel.com and the Hormel Pinterest and Facebook pages for more information and recipe ideas.




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  1. says

    I happen to have a container of Hormel bacon bits in the fridge. I almost always have them. I love sprinkling some over salads.

  2. says

    Wow. This looks soooo delicious Kristin!!! And, I absolutely LOVE how clear and beautiful your pictures are. I wish I could take pictures that well! Thanks for the yummy recipe!

  3. Rust says

    Potato salad is a favorite of mine but this one is very different than what I make. I have to try it!