Baked German Potato Salad Recipe
- 12 medium red potatoes (about 3 pounds)
- 8 bacon strips
- 2 medium onions, chopped
- 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
- 1/3 cup vinegar
- 1/3 cup sweet pickle juice
- 2/3 cup water, divided
- 2 teaspoons dried parsley flakes
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 to 3/4 teaspoon celery seed
- 4-1/2 teaspoons all-purpose flour
- 1. In a saucepan, cook potatoes until just tender; drain. Peel and slice into an ungreased 2-qt. baking dish; set aside. In a skillet, cook bacon until crisp; drain, reserving 2 tablespoons drippings. Crumble bacon and set aside. Saute onions in drippings until tender. Stir in brown sugar, vinegar, pickle juice, 1/2 cup water, parsley, salt and celery seed. Simmer, uncovered, for 5-10 minutes.
- 2. Meanwhile, combine flour and remaining water until smooth; stir into onion mixture. Bring to a boil. Cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Pour over potatoes. Add bacon; gently stir to coat. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 30 minutes or until heated through. Yield: 8-10 servings.
3/4 cup: 284 calories, 11g fat (4g saturated fat), 12mg cholesterol, 434mg sodium, 43g carbohydrate (21g sugars, 3g fiber), 5g protein.
Reviews for Baked German Potato Salad
"I should have cooked potatoes longer. This recipe does have a nice flavor."
"This was very good. Nice combo of flavors. Got requests for the recipe. B"
"Pretty tasty. A change from traditional mayo based potato salad.Liked the bacon addition."
"I loved this and that it is served warm or room temp is great - it was so good and loved the pickle juice - awesome"
"Took this to a potluck where it was a hit. One of my friends said his German part was very happy. For me I will cut back on the sugar a little next time but it was great. No problem doing it in a crock pot."
"This was pretty tasty! Loved the bacon."
"Very good. The sweet pickle juice really works well in this recipe."
"Wonderful.... everyone loved when taken to a carry-in dinner."