The Best Potato Salad Recipe | Yummly

The Best Potato Salad

Nicole Boiton: "Really easy and yummy! Would Cook it again." Read More
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  • 6 potatoes (medium white, or Yukon golds, about 2 lbs pounds, quartered)
  • 2 tablespoons white vinegar
  • 2 celery stalks (large, diced)
  • 1/2 cup onions (finely diced)
  • 5 hard boiled eggs (peeled)
  • 1 1/2 cups mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon yellow mustard
  • 1 teaspoon celery seed
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • paprika (for garnish, optional)
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium22% DV530mg
    Fat23% DV15g
    Protein12% DV6g
    Carbs10% DV31g
    Fiber12% DV3g
    Calories270Calories from Fat140
    Total Fat15g23%
    Saturated Fat2.5g13%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat140
    Total Carbohydrate31g10%
    Dietary Fiber3g12%
    Vitamin A15%
    Vitamin C45%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Nicole Boiton 19 days ago
    Really easy and yummy! Would Cook it again.
    Pete 20 days ago
    Delicious, easy, used a little more spicy mustard and less mayo.
    Lynne 21 days ago
    Great recipe! Next time will half the salt. Also, I added sweet pickle relish (about 1 T)
    Christina H. a month ago
    Very good! Went well with the bourbon chicken I made.
    Ski Vail 2 months ago
    Dee -lish- ous! Love the tartness the mustard adds, and the pop of celery seed. Big hit at my summer BBQ!
    Sheri Lozano 2 months ago
    Great everyone loved it.
    Ingrid De La Flor 2 months ago
    It turned out well and was well liked at a BBQ. I added Dill Weed to the recipe instead of celery seed as I didn’t have it on hand.
    BoldCulinaire 2 months ago
    Easy and delicious! I used white wine vinegar and creamer potatoes-tastes like summer!
    Denise B. 3 months ago
    Made this for a birthday celebration, everyone enjoyed it. I added green onions and used champagne vinegar, otherwise, followed the directions. I will use this recipe anytime I make potato salad
    Tea 3 months ago
    Easy and delicious. Really enjoyed it. Will make again.
    Lixa Anderson 3 months ago
    Very good! Tastes like back when I was a kid, brought back sone nostalgia 🥰
    Angela M. 3 months ago
    Amazing!! When they say it’s the “Best Potato Salad” they were right!!! Super easy, simple, and delicious. I added a little aioli and it took it up a notch.
    Carrie Roussel 3 months ago
    This potato salad is bomb. Super easy but the vinegar and celery seed set it off. I peeled some of the skin off after they cooked, but some remained. Can’t wait to have this with Ribs in Tahoe over the 4th!!!
    Nilaja M. 3 months ago
    everyone enjoyed it.
    Amanda R. 3 months ago
    Easy, tastes good, 6yr old likes it too
    Alyssa Fox 4 months ago
    This Potato Salad is so delicious and easy! I know it doesn’t look pretty, but I love the taste!
    Crystal D. 4 months ago
    Honestly the title doesn't do justice! This recipe is by far the best potato salad recipe ever! All my boys (7, 11, and 12) loved it! Better than ma's...🙃😋
    Jen Hazekamp 4 months ago
    Very good and quit easy
    Mary Can Cook 4 months ago
    This turned out really delicious, very close to how my nana used to make it. I was skeptical about adding onion but I am glad that I did. I also added parsley and a little bit of Kens ranch dressing.
    Annette Alonzo 4 months ago
    5 star review from the guest. Creamy and tasty.
    Saccasan 4 months ago
    Delicious. Didn't use any eggs but still turned out great. Will make this again
    Rachel Wong Price 4 months ago
    It was awesome and yummy. I would make it again.
    Deborah Decker 4 months ago
    I loved this recipe the family really loved it
    MV 4 months ago
    Will definitely make this potato salad again. Everyone at home for a get together loved it.
    Kelli Ann 5 months ago
    2nd time making this and it is the best potato salad!
    Wendy W. 5 months ago
    Loved this recipe! Stayed true to the recipe and it was delicious
    Kelly Grillion 5 months ago
    Great!! My husband loved it!
    Charlene 5 months ago
    Very good! Took out the celery and added pickles.
    Tania M. 5 months ago
    Very good! Easy to make
    Barb Fath 6 months ago
    Turned out fairly well....too mustardy for me so I’ll reduce the amount next time. I will make it again, pretty easy.