Vegan German Dijon Potato Salad

Tangy deli-style German potato salad requires potatoes that are thinly sliced and not overcooked. This vegan version is just as good—if not better—than any other recipe you’ll find.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 30 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 6 medium red potatoes, cooked and cooled
  • ½ cup sliced yellow onion
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • ⅓ cup water
  • ⅓ cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. Dijon mustard
  • 1 Tbsp. all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp. granulated sugar
  • 1 medium cucumber, peeled, seeded, and sliced
  • 3 Tbsp. vegan bacon bits
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • ¼ tsp. ground black pepper
  • 2 Tbsp. chopped parsley

Directions

  • Slice potatoes into thin wedges and set aside.
  • In a large skillet, heat onions in olive oil over medium heat and cook until just barely soft, about 2–3 minutes.
  • Reduce heat and add water, vinegar, mustard, flour, and sugar, stirring to combine. Bring to a simmer and cook until thickened, about 1–2 minutes.
  • Reduce heat and stir in potatoes, cucumbers, bacon bits and parsley. Season with salt and pepper.

Recipe Information

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 6 medium red potatoes, cooked and cooled
  • ½ cup sliced yellow onion
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • ⅓ cup water
  • ⅓ cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. Dijon mustard
  • 1 Tbsp. all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp. granulated sugar
  • 1 medium cucumber, peeled, seeded, and sliced
  • 3 Tbsp. vegan bacon bits
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • ¼ tsp. ground black pepper
  • 2 Tbsp. chopped parsley

Directions

  • Slice potatoes into thin wedges and set aside.
  • In a large skillet, heat onions in olive oil over medium heat and cook until just barely soft, about 2–3 minutes.
  • Reduce heat and add water, vinegar, mustard, flour, and sugar, stirring to combine. Bring to a simmer and cook until thickened, about 1–2 minutes.
  • Reduce heat and stir in potatoes, cucumbers, bacon bits and parsley. Season with salt and pepper.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories350
Total Fat8g
Saturated Fat1g
Cholesterol0mg
Sodium390mg
Total Carbohydrate62g
Dietary Fiber8g
Sugars5g
Protein8g