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potatoe salad

a recipe by
peggy kriebel
wilmington, NC

This recipe is pretty simple and was my grandmothers and moms recipe for potatoe salad.They never measured any ingred for this , just added to there taste and right consistancey.I grew up watching them make this and now this is my potatoe salad recipe I use all the time.

serves Alot
cook time 40 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For potatoe salad

  • 8-9 medium potatoes (i like to use yukon gold or red potatoes)
  • miracle whip salad dressing
  • 1 small onion
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • dash of paprika (optional)
  • green pepper (garnish) optional

How To Make potatoe salad

  • 1
    Boil the potatoes till tender( I boil with the skins on the potatoes)
  • 2
    Let cool completely before removing the skins from your potatoes.
  • 3
    Cube your potatoes in 1 inch cubes in a large bowl.Chop your onion and add into your potatoes.
  • 4
    Salt and pepper to taste
  • 5
    Add your miracle whip by tablespoons to get the right consistancey,but make sure you don't over do it with the mirace whip
  • 6
    Sprinkle with paprika, and garnish with a slice of green pepper