Potato Salad Recipe

2013-05-18
Potato salad recipe
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  • Servings : 6
  • Prep Time : 10m
  • Cook Time : 20m
  • Ready In : 30m

Nutritional Info

This information is per serving.

  • Calories

    253
  • Calories from Fat

    134
  • Total Fat

    14.9g
  • Saturated Fat

    2.4g
  • Cholesterol

    72mg
  • Sodium

    664mg
  • Total Carbohydrates

    27.0g
  • Dietary Fiber

    3.0g
  • Sugars

    4.5g
  • Protein

    4.3g
  • Vitamin A

    5%
  • Vitamin C

    35%
  • Calcium

    3%
  • Iron

    6%
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If you are looking for a good potato salad recipe, you’ve found it!

Whether it is for a family picnic, summer Sunday dinner or any day tasty side dish, there is something about classic potato salad that keeps us all coming back for more.

I hope you enjoy!

Classic Potato Salad Recipe

Ingredients

  • 4 cups potatoes, cooked, peeled and cubed (about 6 or 7 whole potatoes)
  • 1 cup Miracle Whip or mayonnaise
  • 1 teaspoon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon celery seeds
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 hard boiled eggs, chopped
  • 1/2 cup onion, chopped
  • 1/2 cup celery, finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup sweet pickles, finely chopped

Method

Step 1

Boil potatoes whole, with the skins on, in salted water for about 15 to 20 minutes until they are tender in the middle when you prick with a fork. Do not overboil or the salad will be mushy.

Step 2

Cool the potatoes a bit then peel them, cut into cubes and place in a large bowl.

Step 3

In a separate smaller bowl combine the mayonnaise, mustard, celery seeds, salt and pepper. Mix well. Add the chopped eggs, onion, celery and pickles and mix together to combine.

Step 4

Pour dressing over the cubed potatoes and mix lightly so as not to break up the potatoes too much. Cover and chill until time to serve.

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  1. posted by Karen Ciancio on July 23, 2013

    Comment left by a visitor to the older version of the site:

    Great Potato Salad

    I tried the Best Potato Salad Recipe and it really deserves it’s name! It was a hit, can’t wait to make it again!
    Thank you!

    Junior Cook
    :o)

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    The Best Potato Salad Recipe

     
    from Kyrie, Montreal
     
    Very tasty and simple to make.