Grandma's Potato Salad

Shawn Sisler


Not your usual mayonnaise based potato salad, this one is tangier with a bite of its own.


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2 lb
red or russet potatoes
1 medium
sweet onion or red onion
4 large
eggs boiled
1 c
miracle whip dressing
3 Tbsp
prepared french's yellow mustard
1/8 c
chopped celery (optional for crunch factor)
1 tsp
celery seed
1/2 tsp
dill weed
1/2 jar(s)
vlasic sweet midgets
paprika or parsley leaves for garnish

How to Make Grandma's Potato Salad


  • 1Peel and cut up potatoes into bite sized pieces. Boil until tender but firm enough to pick up with fork. 15-20 minutes. Drain and refrigerate until the rest is prepared.
  • 2Boil eggs until done drain and let set in cold water for about ten minutes. Then peel and chop. Place in refrigerator with potatoes.
  • 3Chop onion into small pieces. Place in bowl.
  • 4Cut sweet midgets into small slices. Place in bowl with onion.
  • 5Chop celery into tiny pieces. Place in bowl with onion and sweet midget pieces.
  • 6In bowl with chopped onion, pickles, and celery mix Miracle Whip, mustard, celery seed and dill weed until thoroughly mixed. Add to potatoes and eggs, mixing gently so the potatoes and eggs don't break up. Let chill for at least an hour, preferably 3-4 hours. Sprinkle with Paprika, or top with parsley leaves as garnish.

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About Grandma's Potato Salad

Course/Dish: Potato Salads

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