Fireplace Potato Salad

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January 15, 2017

Plate with cooked potato, egg, dressing and lettuceFireplace fun time is here. Cold weather doesn't always mean you have to crank the heater. Save some energy by heating the house and making dinner at the same time. If you don't have a fireplace, these steps double for great summertime campfire fun! You will need aluminum foil and newspaper for this preparation.


Prep Time: 3 minutes

Cook Time: 30 minutes

Total Time: 33 minutes


  • 2 potatoes
  • 2 raw eggs in shell
  • 1 onion
  • 2 green onions, chopped
  • 1 Tbsp parsley, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp mayonnaise
  • 2 Tbsp sour cream
  • salt and pepper to taste


  1. Wrap potatoes in aluminum foil.
  2. Potato on foil
  3. Fully submerge sheets of newspaper in water and wrap eggs each with a sheet.
  4. newspaper of egg
    egg on newspaper
  5. Cut off the top of the onion but leave the skin on. Wrap with aluminum foil.
  6. onion with top cut off
    onion with top cut off on foil

  7. Put the potatoes and onion on the fire or on a metal rack on the fire. Place the eggs a little further away. After about 15 minutes, flip everything over and cook another 15 minutes.
  8. potatoes wrapped in foil and eggs wrapped in newspaper
  9. While everything is baking, prepare the sauce. Place mayonnaise, sour cream, green onion, parsley in a bowl and mix. Add salt and pepper to taste.
  10. dressing ingredients in bowl before mixing
  11. Add salt and pepper to taste.
  12. mixed dressing in bowl
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January 20, 20171 found this helpful

I love this quick and simple meal.......yummy.

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January 24, 20170 found this helpful

Me, too! Enjoy! :)

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