Powered by Blogger.

New Youtube Channel

Now that my home's internet speed is upgraded, I can make more videos!
This is my new channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgW4rIH3Gg6Lc8v4G0QlqgA
Please subscribe!

Potato Salad with Apple

Thursday, November 27, 2014

It's a salad? Looks like mash... yeah... either way.
But it's not dressed with butter but mayonnaise, so I guess that makes it a salad.

I ate something similar at a local Japanese food joint, Tenka Noshoku
But it lacked that tackiness... I think it's due to the type of potatoes used as mine is on the white side, and theirs is more yellow. My hubby finds that 'tackiness' to be a plus point.

I used Kewpie mayo for this salad, as Tenka Noshoku doesn't use regular mayo even as dips, what more for this salad.

Potato Salad with Apple

Tasted and recreated from Tenka Noshoku 
Serves 4 to 6

4 floury potatoes of choice (800gm unpeeled weight)
1/3 cup Kewpie Japanese style mayonnaise (estimated, as I used roughly 1/4 of a 310gm bottle)
Salt and pepper to taste
1/2 tsp rice vinegar
1 Fuji apple

1. Peel potatoes and cut into half. Cook in a pot of boiling water (add 2/3 tsp salt to the water) until soft.
2. Lightly mash the potatoes and then let them cool down a bit.
3. Add mayonnaise and seasoning and mix around. Add more mayonnaise if you prefer, I'm keeping it slim.
4. Keep chilled until time to serve.
5. Dice the apples small and mix with the potatoes. Serve cold .

Version 2 (updated 9/12/2014, my kids prefer this )
600gm chat potatoes
4 Tbsp Kewpie Mayo
1 Tbsp butter
3 Tbsp milk
Salt and pepper to taste
1 Fuji apple

Instructions: Almost the same. Add butter and milk when you mash the potatoes.

7 lovely notes:

Chris,  November 27, 2014 at 9:58 AM  

Isn't kepwie considered mayo?

WendyinKK November 27, 2014 at 10:41 AM  

Kewpie is a brand for Japanese seasonings and sauces. Kewpie also have sesame dressing of which is quite delicious.
Kewpie's Mayonnaise is different from regular mayo, because they also use Japanese malt vinegar to make their mayo. The taste is different, if you compare Kewpie mayo with regular mayo

alleynecarlinda,  November 27, 2014 at 4:06 PM  

oooh yummy! my grandmother used to make something similar to this! except she added cucumbers, pineapple, peeled boiled prawns(weird but i swear it works!), chunky mashed potatoes and apples! oh and she used kewpie too! i'd gladly take kewpie over any sort of regular mayo!

mui mui December 4, 2014 at 5:44 PM  

Hi Wendy,
This potato salad really looks like mash potato :p
Dressed with kewpie mayo, I love it!
I must try this,thanks for sharing!

Therina Jopri December 13, 2014 at 1:56 AM  

Looks fresh. Indeed a good time to try this recipe. Can we include chopped spring onion to this? I kinda like my potato salad creamy. Boiled potatoes seem to be quite dry

WendyinKK December 15, 2014 at 11:15 AM  

sure, it's up to your preference :)

Post a Comment

Thanks for dropping by my blog.
All comments are greatly appreciated.

If you have tried any of the recipes and blogged about it, please provide a link so that others may have a look at it too :)

Please select profile and click "Name/URL" if u do not have any profiles on any of those listed, type in the name (leave the URL empty)

It's not nice to call you ANONYMOUS, so please leave a name.
From 15/11/13 onwards, I will NOT reply comments with no name.

Only comments on posts older than 24 hours will be moderated :)
You won't see them appearing immediately if it's not a fresh post.


Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...


Google Verification

google-site-verification: google02ecf2bc0ee9c6fd.html


Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Malaysia License. I understand that sometimes recipes are adapted and altered according to individual needs. Please credit if my recipes are used, especially my "Personal Creations".

ALL TIME PAGEVIEWS (internal counter)


  © Blogger template On The Road by Ourblogtemplates.com 2009

Back to TOP