Potatoes 6-8 medium potatoes
2-3 Hard Boiled Eggs
Pinch to tsp. of salt
Dressing for Potato Salad*
Peel, and cube the potatoes, put in pot with water, add salt, and boil until fork tender.
Remove from heat, drain. Set aside
In another pot of water, put 2-3 older eggs.
(New Fresh eggs do not do well when making hardboiled eggs. They don’t peel well at all, often sticking to shell.)
(Originally created by Sophia E. Featherson - Falls Church Virginia.
Taken from VIP Cookbook A Potpourri of Virginia Cooking Volume VII)
3 tablespoons Flour
1 teaspoon dry mustard
1 cup sugar
½ teaspoon salt
2 eggs, beaten
½ cup cider vinegar
1-½ cups water
2 tablespoons butter
2 heaping tablespoons Miracle Whip or mayonnaise
Mix dry ingredients. Add beaten egg and mix. Add vinegar and water and stir well.
Cook on low heat, stirring constantly in a double boiler, until thickened.
Remove from heat and add butter.
Stir until melted.
Cool and add the salad dressing or mayonnaise.
Keeps in refrigerator for several weeks.
In medium to large Tupperware type Salad bowl, add boiled cubed potatoes.
Pour dressing over potatoes, and the dressing, stir gently.
Finally add the chopped eggs. Stir gently again to incorporate all ingredients.
Avoid stirring too much to prevent potatoes from coming apart.
Refrigerate until serving.