Potato Salad

Everyone has a recipe for potato salad, the quintessential picnic side dish. From German potato salad to renditions using red or sweet potatoes, these easy recipes are the best on the planet.

Mediterranean Potato Salad

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Kalamata olives, anchovies, and capers make these creamy potatoes truly distinctive.

Warm Fingerling Potato Salad

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Need a new potato salad recipe? Try this easy one, which uses fingerling potatoes and fresh green beans.

Dilled-Artichoke Potato Salad

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Marinated artichokes give a California spin to this all-American potluck favorite.

Roasted Potato and Pepper Salad with Cilantro Salsa


Grilled potatoes would also taste phenomenal in this modern take on potato salad.

Potato Salad with Country Ranch Dressing

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The vegetables in this salad are first browned to perfection in the oven. The fresh avocado that's added just before serving, provides a buttery flavor.

Hot Kielbasa and Potato Salad

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Kielbasa, another name for Polish sausage, makes this German-style potato salad hearty enough to be a main dish.

Green Bean and Potato Salad

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With new potatoes, purple potatoes and green beans, this salad makes a colorful sensation at cookouts and potlucks.

German Potato Salad

Midwest Living

Bacon gives this warm, hearty German potato salad recipe a boost of flavor.

Skillet-Roasted Potato Salad

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Count on lower calories in this potato salad; it has a vinaigrette-based dressing.

Creamy Potato Salad

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Who can resist potato salad with a summer barbecue? You won't have to when you make this trimmed-down version. Compared to our classic recipe, we've shaved off 130 calories and 14 grams of fat per serving.

Light Potato Salad

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Enjoy this low-fat potato salad alongside any of your favorite grilled meat dishes.

How to Make Potato Salad

Though it may seem like a contemporary dish, people have been perfecting the art of how to make potato salad for literally hundreds of years--early recipes date back to at least the 16th century. European settlers introduced potato salad to America, and different recipes reflect how the dish evolved and varied to reflect regional cuisines and preferences. For instance, German potato salad is served warm and includes bits of bacon, whereas cold potato salad--the more popular variety in the United States--follows English and French traditions.

Warm Yukon Gold and Sweet Potato Salad

Diabetic Living

Yukon gold potatoes are naturally creamy and rich, making them an ideal ingredient to use when watching calories. Pair them with sweet potatoes for a dose of vitamins A and C.

Potato Gratin with Bacon and Broccoli


Single-serving options like this Parmesan-topped layered potato side dish are tailor-made for dinner parties or an elegant family meal.

Prosciutto and Green Bean Potato Salad

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Salty prosciutto elevates potatoes and green beans to gourmet fare with hardly any effort. Try this dish as a holiday side or a simple supper with crusty bread alongside.

Chilled Sweet Potato Salad

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Tangy and sweet, rich and peppery, this brilliant potato salad offers an incredible alternative to the usual picnic fare. High in nutrients and amazingly low in calories, this is a phenomenal side perfectly suited to almost any meal. When purchasing sweet potatoes, look for smooth, unblemished skins. Store in a cool, dark place for up to a week.

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