Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins

So Easy and SO good! My Mom has made this for years, I love the dressing, this is the only recipe I use for potato salad.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Toss together.
  2. chill.
  3. EAT!
Most Helpful

Funny, I always make potato salad with EITHER mayonnaise or Miracle Whip. I never thought of combining the two! This is very good. The sour cream adds a nice touch too. I added a few minced sweet pickles. But it's the dressing that makes the dish! Thanks, Donna!

MizzNezz August 05, 2002

To whoever tries this recipe, you use BOTH mayo AND Miracle Whip... it really makes a nice creamy dressing.

Donna August 06, 2002

Donna, as far as I'm concerned, your Mom knew the secret to the perfect potato salad! This was delicious! I omitted the onion, but added the green onion. Omitted the paprika and the parsley and made my own addition of 2 tbs sweet pickle relish. The combination of the sour cream, Miracle Whip and the Hellman's mayo was the perfect dressing for this salad. Thank you for posting this one, Donna. I will be using your Mom's method from now on! :)

Bev August 16, 2002

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