Zippy Egg Salad Recipe
- 3 tablespoons mayonnaise
- 1-1/2 teaspoons prepared mustard
- 1/8 teaspoon salt
- 1/8 teaspoon pepper
- 1/8 teaspoon lemon juice
- 3 hard-cooked eggs, coarsely chopped
- 1 tablespoon minced green onion
- Bread or crackers
- Sliced tomato, optional
- In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise, mustard, salt, pepper and lemon juice. Stir in eggs and onion. Serve on bread or crackers; top with tomato if desired. Yield: 2 servings.
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Increased amounts for fellowship buffet. The lemon juice is the zippy ingredient; just a little remaining in serving dish. Quite good & I'll make it again.
I liked this recipe but wouldn't call it zippy at all! I used Miracle Whip, extra mustard, and put pickles on the sandwich and still wanted more tang. I also added chopped celery and regular onion because I didn't have green onion. Next time, I will add some horseradish. Finally, I don't think this recipe makes 2 servings. I had to triple it to make enough for my husband and myself. He is a big eater but even with tripling it, we didn't have much leftover. All in all, its good but not at all zippy!
I use Miracle Whip instead of mayonnaise and pickle juice instead of lemon juice. I also add finely diced celery. Use dill pickle juice if you like or bread and butter pickle juice if you like a sweeter taste. For extra zip you could use pickle juice that is sweet but spicy. Experiment.
The best egg salad I have ever made.
This is so easy to make and SO delicious!