Ask Dr. Potato
With 750 posts, chances are there's already an answer to your question. Please try searching below before submitting a question to Dr. Potato. Use multiple words to help narrow down the results. For example, search for "potatoes" and "group" if looking for an answer on cooking potatoes for large groups.
Idaho® Potato Picnic Salads
With warmer weather just around the corner, do you have any tips for picnic potato salads?
Nearly every family has a favorite potato salad, so why not make two versions? That way the group that fully expects to be served “Mom’s Potato Salad” can be satisfied and the group that would like to try something new will get to start a new tradition. In America, the tried and true potato salad usually contains mayonnaise, red or russet potatoes, perhaps some celery, sliced pickles or pickle relish, hard boiled eggs, and the ubiquitous parsley garnish.
We’ve got some recipe links below for some interesting variations on the typical family favorite that add a small twist or two. We also have some non mayo based potato salad recipes for dressings with vinegar that are terrific:
Dr. Potato isn't a real doctor but a team of potato experts ready to answer all your potato questions.
Click here to submit »