New potato salad

Low saturated fat

  • Vegetarian


1kg Jersey Royals or Cornish New Potatoes
4 tbsp mayonnaise
2 tbso wholegrain mustard
1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
Juice ½ lemon
Bunch salad onions, finely sliced
8 cornichons, chopped
1 tbsp Cooks' Ingredients Nonpareille Capers, drained
25g pack fresh flat-leaf parsley, leaves finely chopped
20g pack fresh tarragon, leaves finely chopped


1. Bring a large pan of salted water to the boil, add the potatoes and simmer for 15-20 minutes until tender. Meanwhile, whisk together the mayonnaise, mustard, oil and lemon juice in a large bowl.

2. Drain the potatoes, reserving 2 tbsp cooking liquid and leave to steam for a couple of minutes. Halve the warm potatoes and add to the mayonnaise mixture with the reserved cooking water. Toss to combine then set aside to cool.

3. Once cool, stir through the remaining ingredients and season to taste.

New potato salad
  • Preparation time: 10 minutes + cooling
  • Cooking time: 15 minutes to 20 minutes
  • Total time: 25-30 plus cooling

Serves: 8

Nutritional Info

Typical values per serving:

Energy 843kj/207kcals
Fat 11.2g
Saturated Fat 1.2g
Carbohydrate 21.8g
Sugars 3g
Salt 0.9g

2.2g fibre 3.4g protein

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This recipe was first published in Mon Apr 28 14:44:32 BST 2014.