Amish Ham Salad

Amish Ham Salad – A Delicious Temptation!

Do you love trying out traditional dishes? Then this Amish Ham Salad is for you! This delicious entrée has a sweet and savory flavor that you are sure to enjoy!

Originating in the Pennsylvania Dutch communities of North America, this traditional Amish recipe was passed down for generations and is quite a delight. It combines the flavor of cooked ham chunks and creamy dressing with crunchy celery, sweet honey, and tart lemon juice. As if that isn’t a tantalizing enough combination, herbaceous parsley and fresh dried onions complete the recipe and add a unique depth of flavor.


2 cups cooked ham, diced
1/2 cup celery, diced
1/4 cup fresh parsley, minced
1 tablespoon fresh dried onions
1/3 cup mayonnaise
2 teaspoons honey
1 teaspoon lemon juice


1. In a large bowl, combine the ham, celery, parsley, and fresh dried onions.

2. Add the mayonnaise, honey, and lemon juice to the mix and stir until everything is combined.

3. Serve the Amish ham salad on a bed of lettuce or in a sandwich.

This traditional Amish dish is surprisingly versatile. The savory flavor and textured crunch of the ingredients make it the perfect topping for a bed of lettuce or sandwich. A delight to the palate, this dish is great for a light, healthy lunch or dinner.

This special dish has long been popular in Pennsylvania Dutch communities for its taste and nutritional value, and is sure to be a hit with your family and friends! Just be sure to make a generous amount, as it’s sure to disappear quickly. If you want to try something a bit different, you can also experiment with adding various other ingredients to the salad, such as shreds of cheese or pickles. Go wild!

When it comes to traditional dishes, this Amish Ham Salad cannot be beaten. So don’t wait around – get your ingredients ready and get cooking and enjoy the unique taste experience!