for 4 servings of german potato salad
1,5 kg waxy potatoes
250 g cooked ham
5 pickled gherkins
250 ml light mayonnaiseÂ (4,8 % fat)
Potato salad is something typical for the german cuisine. One of our favorite recipe varieties is the one below. We use to prepare it for BBQs or on several other occasion. You might not know it but for a lot of german families it is part of their tradition to have potato salad with wieners as dinner on the christmas evening.
Important for this potato salad recipe here is in our opinion to cut all the ingredients in quite fine bits and pieces. Beneath we have to admit that it is not very easy to make a photo of a dish like potato salad (or any other dishes with a similar consistency) that is sufficient to represent the actual taste of it. But maybe by clicking the pictures and enlarged viewing you might get a glimpse of what a delicacy a good german potato salad is.
Recipe for classic german potato salad:
1. Boil the pealed waxy potatoes for about 20 minutes until they are done.