Susan's Version of Old-Fashioned Potato Salad

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 25 mins

From Susan Branch's "Summer" Book . . . a delicious family favorite!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Slice potatoes into a large serving bowl.
  2. Coarsely chop eggs with the potatoes.
  3. In a small mixing bowl, combine remaining ingredients.
  4. Pour dressing over potatoes and eggs, stir gently to coat all.
  5. Serve chilled or at room temperature.
Most Helpful

This is the potato salad that my mom has been making for years- and is my favorite by far! I substitute diced cucumber for the celery (not sure if it's in the original recipe or not, but it is on the handwritten copy I have) and it is the part that just makes it for me! And judging from the comments I get every time I make this for guests, it is often the part that sets this potato salad apart for everyone else too.

kda949 August 05, 2011

Very delicious. This recipe is similar to the recipe I prepare for my family. I have always liked celery seeds in my potatoe salad. I halved the recipe since it was made for just my DH and myself. Prepared for the January 2008 Photo Swap.

Seasoned Cook January 08, 2008