Next-Generation German Potato Salad Recipe
My quick-cooking German-style potato salad is a keeper for family reunions. Balsamic vinegar and bacon give it a different taste twist.
- 4 pounds small red potatoes, quartered
- 10 bacon strips, chopped
- 1 large onion, chopped
- 3 tablespoons chopped celery
- 2 tablespoons chopped green pepper
- 1 tablespoon King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour
- 1 tablespoon sugar
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- 1 cup water
- 1/3 cup white balsamic vinegar
- Place the potatoes in a Dutch oven and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until tender.
- Meanwhile, in a large skillet, cook bacon over medium heat until crisp. Using a slotted spoon, remove to paper towels. In the drippings, saute the onion, celery and green pepper until tender. Stir in the flour, sugar, salt and pepper until blended. Combine water and vinegar; stir into vegetable mixture. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened.
- Drain potatoes and place in a large serving bowl. Pour dressing over potatoes. Add bacon and toss to coat. Serve warm or at room temperature. Refrigerate leftovers. Yield: 14 servings.
Originally published as Next-Generation German Potato Salad in Country Woman August/September 2007, p29
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Reviewed Jul. 9, 2013
I made this last night to go with the recipe for bourbob brats that was featured this month.
I have made German potato salad many times and the addition of green pepper, celery and balsamic vinegar were awsome!
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