All-American Potato Salad

Total Time
2hrs
Prep 30 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

From cooksillustrated.com, this potato salad is a great make-ahead dish, it just gets better the next day. Always a favorite at potlucks!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Place potatoes in a large saucepan with cold water to cover by 1 inch. Bring to a boil over high heat, add 1 teaspoon salt, reduce heat to medium-low, and simmer until potatoes are tender, 10-15 minutes.
  2. Drain potatoes thoroughly, then spread out on rimmed baking sheet.
  3. Mix 2 tablespoons pickle juice and mustard together in small bowl, drizzle mixture over potatoes and toss until evenly coated.
  4. Refrigerate until cooled, about 30 minutes.
  5. Mix remaining tablespoon pickle juice, chopped pickles, remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt, pepper, celery seed (if using), mayonnaise, sour cream, red onion, and celery in a large bowl.
  6. Toss in cooled potatoes, cover and refrigerate until well chilled (about 30 minutes) or overnight.
  7. (Salad can be refrigerated in airtight container for up to 2 days.).
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This is the real thing! Thanks so much for sharing - delicious!