Food Safety with Idaho® Potato Salads

Q:

Now that the warm weather is coming this way, can you explain more about the food safety issues of serving an Idaho® potato salad on a hot day?

A:

Now that the warm weather is coming this way, can you explain more about the food safety issues of serving an Idaho® potato salad on a hot day? This is a very important topic so I thank you for asking this question.  Here are some food safety tips when it comes to making and serving Idaho® potato salad for a picnic:

Some people have great success in transporting a potato salad to an event by placing the blue pre frozen ice containers in the middle of the salad to keep the center section cold.