Really Good Potato Salad

Martha Price


I really don't know where I first came across this recipe.It is very good for those who prefer a non-sweet potato salad. The recipe can be halved, or doubled, based on your needs.
The marinated "secret sauce" really does add to the flavor.


★★★★★ 3 votes

45 Min


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3 Tbsp
white vinegar
2 tsp
mustard seed
1 and 1/2 tsp
celery seed
9 medium
potatoes, (3 lbs)
1 c
celery, peeled and chopped
1/2 c
green onion, thinly sliced
3 - 4
hard-cooked eggs, roughly chopped
2 c
mayonnaise (hellmans, best foods)
1 tsp
paprika, to taste

How to Make Really Good Potato Salad


  • 1Combine vinegar, mustard seed, and celery seed. Let stand at room temperature for several hours. You can crush the seeds, if desired, but it really is not necessary.
  • 2In covered saucepan, cook potatoes until barely tender; 25 to 30 minutes; drain.
  • 3In a large bowl, sprinkle the potatoes with 1/2 of the salt. Add celery, onion, and chopped eggs; toss lightly.
  • 4Combine mayonnaise, remaining salt, and vinegar mixture; add to potatoes; toss to mix. Chill; sprinkle with paprika.

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About Really Good Potato Salad

Course/Dish: Potato Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtags: #potato, #Dish, #barbecue

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