Red Skin Dill Potato Salad

Total Time
10 mins
45 mins

There are no words!! My hubby and I eat this warm it is so good - we just can't wait for the potatoes to cool before adding the dressing to them! This was originally a Bon Appetit/Gourmet recipe that has been tweaked to our family's liking! Cooking time includes time for the potatoes to cool.

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  1. Cook potatoes in boiling water for approximately 10 minutes.
  2. Drain; transfer to a large bowl.
  3. Drizzle pickle juices over hot potatoes and toss gently.
  4. Cool to room temperature.
  5. Whisk together the mayonnaise, buttermilk, dill, mustard, sugar and pepper in a medium bowl.
  6. Pour over potatoes.
  7. Add eggs, onions and pickles to potato salad and toss to blend.
  8. Refrigerate until serving time.
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5 5

We loved this salad. I have never made a potato salad with pickle juice and chopped up dills. DH kept eating and eating and eating, that to me is the biggest compliment. Thank you for sharing, its a keeper for sure.

4 5

Great potato salad. Loved all the dill flavors. Served it chilled, will try warm next time.

5 5

Oh my gosh is this potato salad good! I always make my grandma's recipe that my mom taught me how to make and we love that and this one is right up there with grandma's. Wouldnt have a problem serving this one warm especially with my DH always wanting a "taste" which is a small bowl full. Liked using the red potatoes for a change, not a lot of hard boiled eggs, the red onion has a milder flavor, and love dijon mustard. This potato salad will be made often! Thank you hon for sharing your recipe! Made and reviewed for the Australian/NewZealand Forum's Recipe Swap #65 - June 2012.