OKLAHOMA CITY – This easy recipe has a somewhat unexpected “twist.”
Although it is mayonnaise based, the potatoes are marinated in Italian vinaigrette. Perfect for the Spring and Summer days, it will become a favorite!
3lbs red potatoes, diced
1.5 C chopped celery
1/4 – 1/2 C chopped onion
4 T chopped fresh Dill
3/4 – 1 C mayo
1/2 C Italian Vinaigrette (your favorite recipe or may use bottled)
2 T Dijon Mustard
3 eggs, hard boiled and chopped (optional)
1 t salt
1 t pepper
Bring a pot of water to a rolling boil. Add diced redskin potatoes and cook until tender, but not overdone. Drain potatoes and transfer to a bowl. Toss hot potatoes in vinaigrette. Cover. Refrigerate 6 hours or overnight.
Remove marinated potatoes from refrigerator. Fold in mayo and Dijon. Mix thoroughly. Add additional ingredients. Cover and refrigerate. Allow to sit 4+ hours before serving.