Home › Forums › Miscellaneous Forums › Recipes & Cooking Techniques › Potato Salad › RE: Potato Salad, What Goes In A Good One? March 15, 2003 at 6:12 am #2362978 MetroplexJimMember quote: Originally posted by MetroplexJim Following the topic of "must haves" rather than giving a recipe: Miracle Whip (O.K., so shoot me!)[:p] neatly sliced green pimento-stuffed olives (no "salad olives") celery salt dry mustard chopped white onion sliced boiled eggs paprika serve very cold I like bacon (in potato salad)only in the German variety which is properly served warm. I forgot something very important: CARRAWAY SEED! I agree with ces1948 that McAlister’s Deli makes a delicious potato salad; it reminds me of mine (which is actually my mother’s)!