Traditional egg salad recipe. I did make a few changes. All the right ingredients in all the right proportions. I mentioned before that during the warm months i hate being inside to cook. Add 12 cup mayonnaise 2 tablespoons chopped celery 2 teaspoons dijon mustard and a few dashes of hot pepper sauce or more if you like a spicier salad.
Growing up my grandmother use to make egg salad almost every sunday after church. Linda braun american egg board park ridge illinois. This is my recipe and it states 14 cup of green onion but my recipe is only about 2tbs or to your preference. Egg salad recipes go classic creamy chunky or hold the mayo.
My fall and winter comfort food recipe arsenal is stocked full but i often find myself short on easy meals for spring and summer. This classic egg salad recipe can be enjoyed for breakfast on toast or for lunch in a wrap over salad or in a sandwich. I was so sick and tired of my own boring egg salad i knew i had to find an actual really good recipe and this is it. This classic potato salad recipe is easy creamy and will remind you of the potato salad that your grandma used to make.
No matter how much i try i can never replicate the taste of her classic egg salad. I finely chopped up half of a small onion because i didnt have any scallions and i pressed the eggs through a large hole potato ricer. Its my fave potato salad with egg recipe. Although it is fun to take on a challenging recipe with unusual ingredients and multiple processes.
You can also add a little cream cheese to the recipe for an extra creamy egg salad sandwich if youd like. My egg salad was begging for additions ie celery red bell peppers or anything with more flavor and color. An elemental recipe often calls for a minimal amount of ingredients yet produces the most flavorful results. I would consider it a base recipe.
So fast easy meals are my go to. Heres a paired down version of a long time staple. Other mix ins include sliced black olives chopped fresh parsley chopped fresh chives walnut pieces chopped dill pickles and capers. Check out the many ways to turn eggs into tasty sandwich fillings or cracker toppers.
It was her way of whipping up something quick to keep all of the kids out of the kitchen while she prepared a huge sunday dinner.