Old Time Potato Salad

Amy Pearson


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 vote

No-Cook or Other


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

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.

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About Old Time Potato Salad

Course/Dish: Potatoes Potato Salads
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtag: #salad

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