Simple Potato Salad Recipe

Simple Potato Salad Recipe

This classic potato salad is the one I grew up on. It's the recipe my Grandma made. Created with four simple ingredients anyone can make it and everyone will love it!
Total Time 1 hour
Author Parenting Chaos


  • 2.5 lbs Potatoes
  • 1 Yellow Onion
  • 6 Eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups Mayo


  1. Bring a pot to boil.
  2. Quarter potatoes.
  3. Add potatoes and eggs into the pot. Cook until potatoes can easily be picked up with a fork (about 20 minutes).
  4. Drain and rinse in cold water.
  5. Peel potato skins off.
  6. Dice potatoes.
  7. Peel egg shells off.
  8. Dice eggs.
  9. Dice your onion (sweat in butter if desired).
  10. Pour all your ingredients into a large glass bowl. Stir.
  11. Chill for 30 minutes and Serve.