Vi's Potato Salad

Comfort food and carrots added for more color, and kids don't notice the extra veggies.


  • 1 cup celery, diced
  • 1 cup sweet and dill pickles (mixed), diced
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  • 1 cup black (and green, if you can find them ) ripe olives, chopped
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 2-3 steamed carrots, cooled and chopped fine
  • 5-6 hard boiled eggs
  • 5 lbs. potatoes, cooked and diced
  • 1 tsp. celery seed
  • 1 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp. black pepper
  • 1 Tbsp. dried parsley
  • 1 Tbsp. yellow mustard
  • paprika
  • salt and mayonnaise to your taste


Chop and Dice first 6 ingredients and mix together.

Add the spices, including salt, mix again.

Add potatoes and mayonnaise - Mix well , sprinkle paprika on top and refrigerate until serving time. Refrigerate leftovers.

I used sun dried tomatoes and celery leaves as garnish.

Servings: 10-20
Time:About 1-1/2 hours Minutes Preparation Time
30 Minutes Cooking Time

By Great Granny Vi from Moorpark, CA

April 17, 20100 found this helpful

Hi Vi, I've never eaten potato salad with this many ingredients but I'm sure willing to try it. The picture is beautiful. Very interesting. Thank you for sharing with us. ww

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April 18, 20100 found this helpful

Let me know if you like it. GG Vi

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