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sweet and spicy german potato salad

Recipe by
RC :)
Reading, PA

A spicy German potato salad taste without having to cook the dressing!

yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 30 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For sweet and spicy german potato salad

  • 4 lg
    red potatoes
  • 1/2 c
    chopped sweet onion
  • 3 Tbsp
    real bacon bits
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    spicy brown mustard
  • 2 Tbsp
    honey mustard
  • 2 Tbsp
    light mayonnaise
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    red wine vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp
    fresh parsley, chopped
  • chopped chives, to taste
  • salt and pepper, to taste

How To Make sweet and spicy german potato salad

  • 1
    Cut potatoes into quarters and boil until soft but firm (can peel or not, depending on preference). Cool slightly and cut into chunks.
  • 2
    In the meantime, heat oil and bacon bits in a skillet. Add the onion and cook until it just starts to get soft. Add garlic and cook another minute.
  • 3
    Stir the onion mix into the potatoes and let stand for 10 minutes.
  • 4
    Whisk together the mustards, mayo and vinegar in a small bowl. Add mustard dressing, parsley and chives to the potatoes and toss to coat. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • 5
    Can be served at room temperature or chilled.

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