She made the potato salad from there for her own family, and ever since it has become a favourite recipe for us all. I grew up eating it made by my grandmother Sheila Haig, and now make it for my own children.
The story behind this is actually that a man was eating the potato salad for lunch and my great grandmother commented on it. He was of European descent which is why it was a new recipe to Mary-Jane. He gave her some to try and she decided to include it in the menu for the airline! It wasn’t creamy because it kept longer.
TAA Airline Potato Salad
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