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Potato Salad

Rated as 4.64 out of 5 Stars
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"Quick and easy potato salad recipe with a lot of old-fashioned potato salad flavor. This will become a go-to summer side dish recipe. Better if made the day before."
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Ingredients

6 h 30 m servings 339
Original recipe yields 20 servings

Directions

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  1. Place potatoes into a large pot and cover with salted water; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer until tender, about 10 minutes. Drain. Return potatoes to empty pot to dry while you mix the dressing. Sprinkle with salt.
  2. Stir mayonnaise, pickles, hard-cooked eggs, red onion, celery, mustard, cider vinegar, 1 teaspoon salt, and pepper together in a large bowl. Fold potatoes into the mayonnaise mixture. Allow to chill at least six hours, or overnight, before serving.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 339 calories; 27.6 20.4 4.1 53 538 Full nutrition

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11-27-2015 ~This is pretty much the potato salad I grew up with – and for me, that’s a GOOD thing. Familiar and delicious, I can still remember watching my mother prepare it and saying to her, ...

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I'm still looking for the "perfect" potato salad and this just isn't it! It wasn't bad, but something was missing for me. Also, you have to boil the potatoes a lot longer than 10 minutes. The...

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11-27-2015 ~This is pretty much the potato salad I grew up with – and for me, that’s a GOOD thing. Familiar and delicious, I can still remember watching my mother prepare it and saying to her, ...

This is what I'm talking about! There are lots of "alternative" potato salads out there, but if you want one like Mom or Grandma used to make, this is it. I cut the recipe in half and ended up...

This is the potato salad I grew up with! It's simple, not fancy at all, and just plain good! I love this recipe! One thing that I love about this recipe is the ability to eyeball everyth...

I don't chop potatoes before I boil them for potato salad. I always boil them in their jackets. I chop and partially dress the potatoes while they are warm. Part of the mayonnaise and the vine...

I made a few modifications and it was PERFECT! Used celery seed and freeze dried red onions as I prefer both over chunks of the alternative; used a few dashes of ground mustard instead of the pr...

Absolutely delicious! I sprinkled a little paprika on the top before serving!

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Made this for something to go with hamburgers. It was excellent. There were only four of us so I adjusted the recipe. Everybody loved it. Will defiantly make again.

This is probably the best potato salad recipe I've ever found. I made it just as it is written and it was perfect - plenty of dressing with tons of flavor. I brought it to a family outing and ...