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Creamy Potato Salad Red Potatoes for a Creamy Potato Salad Herbs for our Creamy Potato Salad Creamy Potato Salad ingredients Creamy Potato Salad mixture Creamy Potato Salad recipe Today we have a bit of a summer staple recipe for you, our Creamy Potato Salad. We added some hard boiled eggs for protein and to make this super filling. This would be ideal for one of those meals when you only have enough time to make one side. This is such a simple side dish that won’t take too much time to make, but will yield a really delicious result. This recipe has just the perfect proportion of mayo to potato, so things don’t get too mayo-y if you know what I am saying. That just ruins potato salads. This recipe is really just a good staple to keep around and make whenever you need that bonus filling side dish. We used Farmers Garden by Vlasic Pickle chips diced up to give this salad some crunch, as well as some chives and shallots for a little edge. Guys, this is really the perfect potato salad for summer. Enjoy!

Creamy Potato Salad
Serves 5 to 7

Ingredients:
2 lbs. baby red potatoes, washed
4 hard boiled eggs, chopped
1/3 cup diced Farmer’s Garden by Vlasic pickle chips (5 to 7)
3 tablespoons diced shallot
1 1/2 tablespoons thinly sliced chives
2 teaspoons minced oregano
1 1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon cracked black pepper
dressing:
1 cup mayonnaise
2 tablespoons whole grain mustard
1 1/2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
1 teaspoon pure cane sugar (granulated is fine)
1 garlic clove, minced (optional)

Directions:
1. Place potatoes into a large pot. Boil potatoes in generously salted water until fork tender, then drain.
2. Transfer 1/3 of the potatoes to a large mixing bowl and mash until creamy.
3. Once remaining potatoes are cool enough to handle, quarter and add to the bowl of mashed potatoes.
4. Add boiled eggs, pickles, shallots, chives, oregano, salt, and pepper to the bowl and gently fold together.
5. In a small bowl, whisk together all the ingredients and pour into the potato mixture.
6. Fold dressing into the potato mixture until completely combined.
7. Cover and place mixture in the refrigerator for at least 2 hours and up to 1 day. Remove from refrigerator, adjust seasoning and serve.

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  1. Millie l Add A Little Not Specified Not Specified

    Looks delicious! I love potato salad – definitely one of my favourite sides!

  2. Chelsea @ A Duck's Oven Not Specified Not Specified

    This potato salad looks so incredibly delicious! And those pickles… I have to get my hands on some. It’s almost spring here in South Africa so this is perfect, although potato salad is good all the time :)

  3. tara Not Specified Not Specified

    Mmm potato salad. Thanks for putting pickles in here because I was trying to convince my husband that potato salad should have pickles and he didn’t believe me. Our salad was kind of boring. This one looks much better!

  4. Katrina @ Warm Vanilla Sugar Not Specified Not Specified

    Holy!! This salad looks so delicious!

  5. Todd Wagner Not Specified Not Specified

    I really want to make this for a party to kickoff the football season that’s about to start in a couple weeks!!

  6. Christina Not Specified Not Specified

    I lurve me some hard-boiled eggs in potato salad, along with all those fresh herbs. Makin’ me hungry!

  7. Linda Not Specified Not Specified

    This definitely works for me and I will try adding vinegar and sugar to my next batch.

  8. Teresa Not Specified Not Specified

    this recipe is perfect for sunday dinner along some fried chicken. super southern, i know! delish!

  9. Carole from Carole's Chatter Not Specified Not Specified

    Hi, love your salad. How about adding it to the Food on Friday: Salads collection over at Carole’s Chatter? Cheers

  10. Kate@ ¡Hola! Jalapeño Not Specified Not Specified

    Oh man that looks good, one of my all-time favorites!

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