All-American Potato Salad

Total Time
15 mins
20 mins

I have a real weakness for potato salads and especially for those without pickles, relish or sugar. This one, from a recipe newsletter, is a little tangy and quite good, I think.

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  1. In 4-quart saucepan, place potatoes and enough water to cover; heat to boiling over high heat.
  2. Reduce heat to low; cover and simmer 8 to 10 minutes or until potatoes are fork-tender.
  3. Meanwhile, in large bowl, with wire whisk, mix vinegar, oil, mustard, pepper, and 1 teaspoon salt.
  4. Drain potatoes. Add hot potatoes to bowl with vinaigrette; gently stir with rubber spatula to combine. Let stand until cool. In small bowl, with wire whisk, mix mayonnaise, milk, and remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt until smooth.
  5. Add mayonnaise mixture, celery, and red onion to potatoes. Gently stir with rubber spatula to combine.
  6. Cover and refrigerate 4 hours or overnight.