My Grandma Trulas Potato Salad

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This was my grandmothers potato salad she always made this for our family and always had to make a lot for our family dinners/reunions she was always a big inspiration to me I loved cooking with her growing up she taught me so much now I share with others what I learned from her

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about 6 large
potatoes peeled cubed cooked and cooled
1 medium
onion finely chopped
1/2 c
finely chopped tomato
1/2 to 1 c
finely chopped dill pickles
1/2 c
finely chopped green bell pepper(optional)
1/2 c
shredded carrot (optional)
4 large
hard boiled eggs finely chopped
1 1/2 c
(or to taste) mayonnaise
salt (to taste)
pepper or paprika (to taste)
additional sliced hard boiled eggs for top if desired

How to Make My Grandma Trulas Potato Salad


  • 1After peeling, cubing, & cooking potatoes until tender rinse with cold water and drain and allow to cool somewhat this is gonna be a sort of chunky potato salad
  • 2in a large bowl mix potatoes, onion, tomato, pickles, bell pepper, carrot, hard boiled eggs, salt, and mayonnaise until all is well incorporated
  • 3if desired, place slices of hard boiled eggs on top of the potato salad then sprinkle top with black pepper or paprika to taste
  • 4Note: I gave amounts as close as I could on this recipie but I never had to follow a recipie to make this we just made it from memory mostly, ingredient amounts may need to be adjusted to your liking

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