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Why does the macaroni salad and potato salad you buy from the deli counter at the grocery store taste so crappy?

Yet, we buy it to take to a cook out or a picnic when we are in a hurry? lol
What the heck do they make that stuff out of?Its all runny, shouldnt the dressing me nice and thick and creamy? I thought that stuff was supposed to be like homemade. Yuck.
Do you know how they make it?
Do you like it?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:50 PM on May. 24, 2010 in Food & Drink

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Answers (6)
  • it's extremely processed. and by the time it gets to the shelf it is really settled.
    jennifer588

    Answer by jennifer588 at 4:52 PM on May. 24, 2010

  • I think it's so that you can appreciate homemade foods more!
    Robsmommy

    Answer by Robsmommy at 4:58 PM on May. 24, 2010

  • It tastes like crap because it's made out of crap.
    makelineerror

    Answer by makelineerror at 5:01 PM on May. 24, 2010

  • Neither are difficult to make. Send me a message offlist, and I will be happy to share recipes.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 5:09 PM on May. 24, 2010

  • Thanks but I know how to make potato salad and macaroni salad already, don't need a recipe! :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:29 PM on May. 24, 2010

  • The grocery store deli I buy from makes all their own salads, so they are fresh and homemade. I also worked in a grocery store deli and we MADE the salads everyday, I even have a "secret" receipe for one of the salads made at the deli.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:43 PM on May. 24, 2010

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