Simple German Potato Salad


"This is a simple cold German potato salad made with a creamy dressing, hard-cooked eggs and hot dogs. Great for a summer picnic."
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55 m servings 516 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 516 kcal
  • 26%
  • Fat:
  • 26.6 g
  • 41%
  • Carbs:
  • 54.8g
  • 18%
  • Protein:
  • 13.1 g
  • 26%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 133 mg
  • 44%
  • Sodium:
  • 1804 mg
  • 72%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
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  1. Place the potatoes into a pot and fill with enough water to cover. Bring to a boil, then reduce the heat to medium and simmer until tender, about 10 minutes. Drain and cool.
  2. In a large bowl, stir together the salad dressing, pickles, eggs, hot dogs and salad dressing. Season with onion, salt, pepper and garlic powder. Stir in the cooled potatoes until coated. Cover and chill until serving.



My godmother is German and her potato salad is a little different. potato's Egg Mayo - has to be tangy not sweet. dill cucumbers -NOT pickled as they have to be sour not sweet. and some bacon......