Three-Potato Salad for a Crowd
"This picnic-perfect salad is among the most popular in our deli," Pamela Hershey notes from her family's farm market in Parkesburg, Pennsylvania. "Sweet potato and dill make a great combination."
Total TimePrep: 30 min. + chilling
- 3 medium potatoes, peeled
- 3 medium red potatoes, peeled
- 1 large sweet potato, peeled and halved
- 1 cup mayonnaise
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- 1 tablespoon white vinegar
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 3/4 teaspoon dill weed
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- 1 medium sweet onion, chopped
- Place the potatoes in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and cook for 30-40 minutes or until potatoes are just tender.
- Meanwhile, in a small bowl, whisk the mayonnaise, sugar, vinegar, salt, dill and pepper. Drain the potatoes; cube and place in a large serving bowl. Cool slightly. Add onion and dressing; stir gently to coat. Cover and refrigerate for 2 hours or overnight.
Originally published as Three Potato Salad in Country Woman October/November 2007