German Potato Salad

German Potato Salad Recipe

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Faith Sutton-Philbeck


This is my grandfather's recipe from when he was stationed in Germany.


★★★★★ 2 votes

20 Min


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  • 6
    potatoes, peeled, cut, and boiled
  • 4 Tbsp
    olive oil, extra virgin
  • 2 Tbsp
    apple cider vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp
    yellow mustard
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 1
    white onion, finely chopped
  • 2 tsp
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1/2 tsp

How to Make German Potato Salad


  1. Mix together olive oil, vinegar, mustard, and mayonnaise in a medium bowl.
  2. Add salt, pepper, and paprika to sauce, and mix well.
  3. Add potatoes to sauce and mix together.
  4. Add onions to potato salad and mix together.
  5. Top off with a sprinkle of paprika.

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About German Potato Salad

Course/Dish: Potato Salads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #potato

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