Real american potato salad

Real American Potato Salad

I really like to cook all sorts of salads. Recently I tried with my friend a very delicious American potato salad. He is so satisfying, so simple and so tasty at the same time. that to resist is simply impossible. I really want to share this wonderful recipe with you, because I am sure that such a salad will take its rightful place in your collection of your favorite culinary masterpieces.


  • jacket boiled potatoes - 500 grams;
  • chicken eggs - 3 pieces;
  • sweet red pepper - 150 grams;
  • pickled cucumbers - 100 grams;
  • celery stalks - 2 pieces;
  • onions - 50 grams;
  • apple vinegar - 2 tablespoons;
  • mayonnaise - 120 grams;
  • mustard with grains - 1 teaspoon;
  • salt, pepper - to taste.

Real American Potato Salad. Step cooking

  1. First you need to boil the potatoes in their skins. To do this, rinse it in cold running water, if the tubers are very dirty - leave them to stand in the water for about five minutes. Next, put the potatoes in a pan, fill with water and cook for 20-30 minutes. Salt water 10 minutes before the end. You can check the readiness by piercing the tubers with a fork - it is easily pierced - then it’s ready. Now you need to cool it and clean it.
  2. Before you start making the salad, you need to boil the eggs. To do this, they need to be washed and boiled for about 10 minutes.
  3. We take onions, peel (so that our eyes do not watery, soak the onions and the knife constantly in water or put the vegetable in the refrigerator for a while before cooking - then the cooking will be without tears), half the onion is enough for us, and finely chop. Pour into a small bowl and pour apple cider vinegar. Mix well.
  4. Dice the peeled potatoes. To do this, cut it in half, then lengthwise into sections, and them already into cubes. Place in a large bowl where we will collect the salad.
  5. Peel the cooled eggs and cut them too. You can use a special device for cutting eggs, or you can use a regular knife. Here it’s more convenient as you’re used to.
  6. Cut the celery stalks in half and chop into cubes.
  7. We also cut pickled cucumbers.
  8. Next, chop the bell pepper. To do this, wash it, Hold it vertically, tail up, and a thin part to the cutting board. Cut into sections, peel the seeds, cut into long slices, then stack them in a row and cut into cubes about the same size as the cucumbers. Add all the ingredients in the same bowl where the potatoes are.
  9. Now add the onion.
  10. Salt and pepper to taste.
  11. We take mayonnaise, put it in a small container. Add mustard with grains, mix.
  12. Season the salad with this mixture, mix.
  13. A real American potato salad is ready. You can try it!
  14. Serve the salad with meat dishes, it will be the perfect side dish. Top can be decorated with sprigs of greenery or roses from cucumbers.

Now you know how to make a real American potato salad. Delicious, tender - the whole family will definitely like it. Call your family and friends, gather guests, set the table, and cool recipes to conquer all, you will find on the site "Very tasty"! Enjoy your meal!

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