Our Mom's Potato Salad Dressing Recipe

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Our Mom's Potato Salad Dressing

Barbara Howard

By
@sewgrandmother

My mom now has Alzheimer, so my sister and I are copying her recipes for the next generation of our family. This is not the exact, but it is a close as I can get it. Mom just dumped ingredients in. I guess that is the sign of a good cook, I always have to measure exactly.


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Ingredients

1/2 c
milk
1/2 c
sugar
1/4 c
vinegar
1
egg
4 Tbsp
butter
1 Tbsp
cornstarch
3/4 tsp
salt
3/4 tsp
celery seed
1/4 tsp
dry mustard
1/4 c
onions, chopped
1/4 c
mayonnaise

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In saucepan combine butter and cornstarch. Add milk, sugar, vinegar, salt, celery seed, mustard and cook until thick. In a separate bowl, beat an egg well with a fork and gradually add 1/2 of the hot mixture to the egg. Then return to remaining hot mixture and cook a few more minutes. Remove from heat. Add onion and mayonnaise. Add 1 or 2 hard
boiled sliced eggs and sweet relish to potatoes. You might have a add a little more mayonnaise.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potato Salads