Sweet potatoes in a salad may seem unusual to some, but they give potato salad a fresh taste. Sweet onion adds lively flavor and texture.
2 pounds sweet potatoes, yam variety, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch dice
To make dressing, thoroughly mix vinegar, thyme, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and crushed pepper; whisk in oil. Reserve. Cook sweet potato in salted, boiling water until just tender, 3 to 5 minutes. Drain potatoes. Gently fold in reserved dressing; cool to room temperature. Fold in 1 teaspoon salt, onion and celery. Can be made up to 12 hours before serving. Return to room temperature before serving.
Yield: 6 servings
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