The Best Potato Salad Recipe

Posted by on Apr 15, 2012 in Quick recipes, salad recipes, Simple recipes | 0 comments

The Best Potato Salad Recipe

Summer is the time when you love to gorge on salads. Different types of salad recipes available online. Different people like different types of salads. Among different types of salads potato salads are extremely popular. These salads are tasty, healthy and easy to cook. Making potato salad is easy. You can cook for yourself or for your ids so that they do not complain while eating. We are now going to discuss tasty potato salad recipe in the following article. The recipe will take 50-60 minutes to get prepared. Once it is prepared it will take much lesser time to get finished. Yes, it is tasty and healthy. Once you make it you can see why we are recommending this so high. You need to use precooked bacon to make this salad. You can use small and red skinned potatoes to make this.


  • For potato salad you need to have red skinned or white potatoes 2 1/2 pounds
  • You need to have 5 hard boiled eggs. You need to chop the eggs properly and evenly.
  • You also need to have 2 tsp celery seed.
  • You need 1 tsp freshly ground black pepper. You can also opt for black pepper powder but that won’t smell like the freshly ground black pepper.
  • 4-5 tsp properly chopped onions. You can increase or decrease this quantity depending on your taste.
  • 4-5 slices of bacon. You need to cook the bacon till it gets crisp. It will make it tastier.
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 2 tsp sweet pickle
  • Salt according to taste


Peel the potatoes properly. However that is not necessary. You can make the salad without peeling also. Now put the potatoes in a saucepan with water and boil it. Cover it and cook it for 12-15 minutes. Check if the potatoes have become tender. Once it gets tender you need to drain the water and let it cool for 10-15 minutes. Now you need to cut the potatoes into 1inch pieces. Now you need to combine the potatoes with the chopped eggs, pepper, celery seeds and mix well. Now pour the onion and bacon in it and toss. Now stir the whole mixture in mayonnaise and mustard. You can add more salt and mayonnaise if you wish. When you will serve it people will definitely ask for more. This is a simple and finger licking potato salad recipe. The above mentioned recipe will serve 5-6 people. You need to increase or decrease the quantity according to the number of people.

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