potato salad for Jenny K.

‘hi, I love the site & I’m asking if you have a great potato salad recipe – love your site.’ Jenny K.

Hmmm. Two ‘I love the site’ in one sentence… A little keen but I’m down with that…

Do I have a great potato salad recipe? Are you kidding. I love potato salad. It is probs my second favourite salad ever, after coleslaw (and I have a bit of an issue that I really love cabbage of any description so nothing else really had a chance. I can really never get enough coleslaw).

The recipe here is a combination of my nana’s potato salad with a few extras I have added… so it’s pretty much the cream of the crop. Old meets new and all that. The best of both worlds. Yeah OK… I’ll get the recipe.

One thing I might add about potato salad is I go through stages of liking a particular recipe. So this is my flavour of the month atm…

POTATO SALAD for a bbq or a night at home by yourself, on the bongs

2kg cooked chat potatoes

1 cup smoked sausage or bacon, diced, cooked

½ cup cornichons, chopped

½ cup chives, chopped

½ cup dill, chopped

¼ cup crème fraiche* or sour cream

¼ cup mayonnaise, home made. Have I given you a recipe for that yet?

salt and pepper

Combine everything.

Just whack it all into a mixing bowl and combine until everything is dressed in creamy goodness. Yeah. Just like last Friday night, but we’ll leave that alone…


*creme fraiche. Posh sour cream is about as simple as I can explain that.

2 responses to “potato salad for Jenny K.”

    1. aaah. The ol’ what are cornichons number eh… they are are small version of the pickled cucumber, or dill pickle, or polski ogorki.

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