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old time potato salad

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Amy Pearson
Beavercreek, OH

This is the potato salad I grew up eating,I believe it was passed down a few generations. I know most put dill pickles/relish in but the sweet relish really makes this I think!

(1 rating)
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For old time potato salad

  • 5 lb
    russet potatoes
  • 1 c
  • 2 Tbsp
    yellow mustard
  • 3
    hard boiled eggs,peeled and chopped
  • 1 Tbsp
    sweet relish
  • dash
    of salt and pepper
  • dash
  • 1 sm

How To Make old time potato salad

  • 1
    Peel and chop your potatoes(leave the skin on if you like,just makes it tastier!)Boil until fork tender then remove from heat and cool for at least 15 min or so.
  • 2
    gently fold in eggs,onion,mayo,mustard,and relish until well blended. Salt and pepper to taste then add a generous dash of paprika to top. Chill for at least an hour.