Potato salad

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Potato salad
Potato salad
Servings:Serves 4
Calories per serving:111
Ready in:50 minutes, incl chill time
Prep. time:30 minutes
Cook time:20 minutes
Recipe author:Chef
First published:24th October 2012

This is a much nicer dish than the manufactured potato salads available from the supermarkets. Add whatever takes your fancy to make a really special dish. Perfect for picnics or barbecues.


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  1. Boil the potatoes for 15-20 minutes until tender
  2. Allow to cool, then cut each potato into quarters
  3. Mix the chopped onion with 4 tablespoons olive oil, 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar and 1 teaspoon made mustard
  4. Season and taste
  5. Lightly crush the potatoes with a fork and fold in the dressing along with 1 teaspoon mustard seeds, 2 diced gherkins and the herbs
  6. Allow to cool before serving

Serving suggestions

Serve cold


Add chopped smoked bacon, salami or Parma ham

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