Mom's Classic (Creamy) Potato Salad

Recipe by mgaspervich
READY IN: 1hr 20mins
SERVES: 12-20
YIELD: 8 Cups




  • Boil potatoes in salted water until fork tender (about 10 - 20 minutes).
  • Remove from water and let cool on the counter.
  • Hard boil the eggs.
  • Place potatoes (with skins) and hard boil eggs in the refrigerator overnight.
  • Peel and dice the potatoes and place in a bowl.
  • Peel and dice the eggs and place in the bowl with potatoes. (Note: Reserve 7 egg slices to decorate the top of potato salad.).
  • Dice onion and add to the potato and egg mixture.
  • In another bowl, mix vinegar, sugar, yellow mustard, and Miracle Whip until smooth.
  • Pour on top of potatoes, egg, and onion and gently mix until thoroughly combined.
  • Smooth out the top and sprinkle with paprika and arrange 7 egg slices on the top.
  • Refrigerate at least 3 hours to let the flavors meld.
  • Enjoy!