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patty's 1st place potato salad

★★★★★ 3
a recipe by
Patty Reagan
Syracuse, NY

My Potato Salad was entered in a cooking contest In NY and won 1st place. I live in NSB FL now and Everyone seams to like it here too

★★★★★ 3
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Ingredients For patty's 1st place potato salad

  • 5 lb
  • 6
    eggs hard boiled
  • 6
    celery ribs
  • 1 or 2
    carrots grated
  • 1
  • 50
    green olives
  • ~ 3 c
    hellmann's mayonnaise
  • 3/4 c
    parmesan cheese ( secret ingredient )
  • 1/2 c
    mustard spicy brown or deli
  • celery salt (to taste)
  • paprika ( mostly for looks )
  • parsley flakes ( mostly for looks)

How To Make patty's 1st place potato salad

  • 1
    Peel and boil the potatoes and boil and peel the eggs the night before to make sure they are cooled ( If the potatoes are warm when you cut them up your salad will be too mushy )
  • 2
    The next day...Cut or chop up potatoes in small chunks smaller than bite size and chop up eggs
  • 3
    dice celery and and onion very small (especially onion) Great carrots cut each Green Olive in half
  • 4
    Mix in the Hellmann's Mayo, Mustard, Parm.cheese and spices Mix all together and chill
  • 5
    I put a sliced egg on top and paprika and parsley to decorate and make it look nice Maybe even some grated carrot

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