Easy German Potato Salad

Easy German Potato Salad

anjamizner 3

"It's a different style of German potato salad which is very refreshing. If you like, you can also add some hard-boiled egg slices."


1 h 10 m servings 357 cals
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



  • Calories:
  • 357 kcal
  • 18%
  • Fat:
  • 14.9 g
  • 23%
  • Carbs:
  • 51.9g
  • 17%
  • Protein:
  • 6.2 g
  • 12%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 7 mg
  • 2%
  • Sodium:
  • 187 mg
  • 7%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Place potatoes in a large saucepan or Dutch oven, and cover with lightly salted water. Bring to a boil over high heat, then reduce heat to medium, and simmer until potatoes are tender; drain and cool. Peel the potatoes and cut into 1/4 inch slices.
  2. Mix together the potatoes, cucumbers, and mayonnaise; season with salt and pepper.
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  1. 7 Ratings


My wife (German) and I eat this style potato salad very often. She makes it with fresh green onions chopped very fine and a vinegar and oil dressing. No Mayo. My favorite.

Very easy to make and surprisingly tasty!

The recipe is fine albeit a bit bland. My problem with it is the misleading title. There is really nothing German about this potato salad except the potatoes. Traditional German potato salad ...

This just didn't have enough flavor for me. I made this early in the day, put in the fridge, and when served with dinner, the cukes had released so much water that the dressing was soupy...we d...

I did not care for this recipe.

1 made german style potatoes salad quite often i read the recipe and all the comments. About the recipe i could say that it is much more efficient to peel and slice the potatoes before boiling t...

Not the best, I use potatoes, mayo, salt, pepper, sweet salad cubes, boiled eggs and celery, green onions. Now that's potatoe salad