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Simple Potato Salad

#potato salad #salads #greek cuisine

Hey everyone!! I hope you are all doing well πŸ™‚Β  So, summer time picnics, great food, gorgeous weather, good friends, does it get any better??? πŸ™‚Β  Our weekend was nice we had fun, laughed, and just enjoyed our friends company. πŸ™‚Β 

During the weekend I got a chance to do some power walking early Saturday morning,Β  on Sunday I decided to just take the day off.Β  πŸ™‚Β  I try to get out as early as possible before the sun is completely up because power walking, jogging, or just walking in the sun is definitely not something I enjoy.Β  Β Even when I was living in Greece, I tried to get everything done early in the morning during the weekends to avoid the sun.Β  I love the sun when I am at the beach otherwise you will never catch me sitting in the sun like most people do while drinking coffee or eating. I absolutely prefer the shade πŸ™‚



Ok, so about this recipe, it is a simple potato salad greek style πŸ™‚Β  The original recipe that my mom used to make had no mustard πŸ™‚Β  I guess because the mustard we had back then was and still is quite strong, that’s why you put it on Hot Dogs! πŸ™‚ whereas if you use Mild Dijon Mustard it is a much better option to spice up the mayonnaise just a tad bit.Β  Β So, the next timeΒ your going on a picnic to the park or just spending the day in the garden, balcony, terrace, and your having friends over or you just want to enjoy this recipeΒ  yourself πŸ™‚Β  give it a try and let me know how it turned out. πŸ™‚

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Ingredients:

Prep Time: 10 minutes – Cooking Time: 20 minutes – Total Time:Β  30 minutes

500 grams boiled potatoes (cut into cubes)

300 grams Mayonnaisse

2 tablespoons Mild Dijon Mustard

1 Lemon Juice and Lemon Zest

2 tablespoons Dill (diced)

2 tablespoons Scallions (chopped)

300 grams Greek Yogurt

Pepper

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Preparation:

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In a large sauce pan add salted water and the potatoes, and boil on medium heat.Β  When boiled drain water and set aside to cool.

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In the meantime diced the dill.

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When the potatoes have cooled off add them into a large bowl along with the diced dill.

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In a separate bowl add mayonnaise, mustard, yogurt, and whisk.

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Continue by adding the lemon zest.Β Β 

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Whisk until combined and slowly start to pour in the lemon juice.

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Add the yogurt mixture into the potatoes and combine thoroughly.Β  I added some fresh scallions into my potatoes and also topped the potatoes with fresh scallions. πŸ™‚

Kali Orexi!!! πŸ™‚

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Comments (39)

  • Ramyarecipes 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Perfect n healthy salad πŸ‘
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Hiii Thank you!!! :)
  • The Karavali Wok 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Yummy salad πŸ˜‹
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Thank you so much :)
  • Delicious salad, Sophie! :-) I love potato salads in any way... and will definitely try this one :-)
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Thank you Vero!!!! :)
    You are very welcome! :-)
    foodzesty 10 months ago
    :) sorry for my late responses Vero...:)
    No worries, Sophie! :-)
    foodzesty 10 months ago
    Good morning, Thank you Vero...Did you watch the match yesterday?
    Hello Sophie!!! Yes, I did and today as well!!! :-) Did you watch too?
    foodzesty 10 months ago
    Hi Verooooo....if your talking about the final nope...:) But you do know that I was hoping that Andersen would win. hahhahahah
    Hahaha πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ I can imagine!
    foodzesty 10 months ago
    Good morning sweet Veroooo!! :)
  • mistimaan 10 months ago β€” Reply
    So tasty
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Thanks P!! :)
  • dtills 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Yummy potatoes!! πŸ˜‹
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    :)
  • I love potato salad! This one sounds yummy!
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Thank you Margaret :) It's very simple not to many ingredients :)
    hahahaha my specialty hahaha, simple, not many ingredients ;)
    foodzesty 10 months ago
    hahhaha glad you liked it :)
  • Diana Tyler (Eccentric Muse) 10 months ago β€” Reply
    I love potato salad a lot!
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    This really is so simple and not too many ingredients. :)
  • PlantsandBeyond 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Delicious and so filling, Sophie
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Thank you!!! I will make you a gigantic bowl if you give me your back yard hahahahhahahah
    PlantsandBeyond 10 months ago
    Hahaha!!! We should trade for a day - you pull all the weeds ;) I cook;)
    foodzesty 10 months ago
    I got some of those toooooooo!!!! :)
  • Delicious potato salad Sophie!πŸ˜πŸ˜‹
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Thank youuuuuuuu!! :)
  • foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    hahahahahhahaahhahahahahaahahha
  • foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    hahahahhahhaha I hear you!!! I am also on a diet so everyone else is eating what Im making hahahahahah
  • foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    ahahahahhah I can absolutely understand what you are going through!! I am also on a diet and everyone else is eating what I m making :)
  • PS 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Simple easy and perfect side dish!
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Thank you!! :)
  • The Girl Next Door 10 months ago β€” Reply
    I absolutely love potatoes, and love the sound of this salad! :) We make a potato salad here in Bangalore, India, where I live, too, but it uses curd and is completely different from this one.
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Thank you so very much for your kind comment. I had responded to your message but it was not posted uffffff
  • nafiseseyedbagher 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Can you share more posts for low calories food?
    foodzesty 10 months ago β€” Reply
    Yes, sure I will send it to you via email sometime during the week :)

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