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Simple German Potato Salad

Ingredients
  Potatoes 1 Pound
  Bacon slices 6 , diced
  Onion 1 Medium, diced
  Vinegar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Stock/Bouillon 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Egg yolk 1 , beaten
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Scrub, rinse and boil potatoes in jackets and let cool.
2) Peel the potatoes and cut in 1/4 inch slices.

MAKING
3) In a hot pan, cook bacon to crisp.
4) Add onion to sauté until transparent.
5) Pour in vinegar, stock or bouillon and seasonings.
6) Stir in and bring it to a boil.
7) Stir in egg and remove from heat.
8) Pour the sauce over potatoes.

SERVING
9) Serve the salad by seasoning to taste.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Bit Difficult
Cuisine: 
German
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Rubbing
Dish: 
Salad
Ingredient: 
Potato
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 596 Calories from Fat 91

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 10 g16%

Saturated Fat 3.6 g18%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 196.6 mg65.5%

Sodium 2368.3 mg98.7%

Total Carbohydrates 108 g36.2%

Dietary Fiber 13.5 g54.1%

Sugars 17.4 g

Protein 19 g38.5%

Vitamin A 4.7% Vitamin C 174.5%

Calcium 13.3% Iron 24.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

1 Comment

Gingerbread's picture
As a German, let me suggest to leave out the egg and the bacon. Although some German recipes for potato salad call for some diced bacon as a garnish, this does not mean fried American bacon strips, as they do not exist in Germany. German bacon is more like Canadian bacon or smoked ham.
Simple German Potato Salad Recipe