"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Vegetables
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-25-2005, 01:29 PM   #1
Senior Cook
HappyAvocado's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 119
Non mayo-based potato salad?

im looking for a recipe for a potato salad that is not mayo-based or eggy... something a little bit lighter. i was thinking of making something like german potato salad without the bacon... usually for german potato salad i fry up some chopped bacon, add onions and cook, and then add white vinegar salt and pepper and pour the whole mess over some cooked red potatos.... i was going to try the same thing but with olive oil instead of bacon and spice it up with some fresh herbs. any thoughts? or does anyone have a recipe that they have tried that is an oil-vinegar based potato salad?


HappyAvocado is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-25-2005, 01:39 PM   #2
Master Chef
SierraCook's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Sierra Valley, Northern California, USA
Posts: 5,580
Here is a recipe that was posted by another DC member. Sorry, but I don't remember who it was.

Potato Salad

4 medium potatoes
1-1/2 tbsp white wine vinegar
2 tbsp Original Grapeseed Oil
1 tbsp water
1 tbsp Horseradish Mustard
1 tbsp Parsley
1 tsp Tarragon
1/4 tsp Onion & Garlic Pepper
1/2 cup sliced green onions
To taste, freshly-ground Sea Salt

Cooking Directions
Peel and cut potatoes into 3/4-inch cubes. Cover with water and boil just until tender. Drain and place in large bowl. Toss with vinegar while still warm; let cool completely. In small bowl, whisk together the oil, water, mustard, parsley, tarragon and pepper. Stir in onions. Pour over potatoes; toss lightly to coat. Season as desired with salt.

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.

Theodore Roosevelt
26th president of US (1858 - 1919)
SierraCook is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-25-2005, 01:46 PM   #3
Senior Cook
HappyAvocado's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 119
oooh, that sounds good. i never thought of using tarragon, yum. thanks
HappyAvocado is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:52 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.