Potato salad

This salad recipe is for a potato salad, served with mayonnaise and chives.  This potato salad recipe is quick to make and is a popular salad dish.

Ingredients – Serves 4

  • 250g cold cooked potatoes
  • 50g onion
  • Small bunch chives
  • Mayonnaise
  • Sea salt / pepper

Method

  1. Cook the potatoes and allow to cool.
  2. Neatly cut the cooked potatoes into 1cm dice and place in a clean bowl.
  3. Peel and finely dice the onion and mix with the potatoes.
  4. Chop the chives into 1cm lengths and add to the potatoes and onion.  Gently mix together.
  5. Season the potato salad to taste and add in the mayonnaise.  Mix together well.

Try adding chopped cold ham to the potato salad.  Or, for a change, perhaps some finely diced red or green pepper.

Salad making tips

We have put together some great tips for making great tasting and simple salads. This includes the use of olive oil and extra virgin olive oil.

Watch how to make a potato salad

Other salad recipes

Caesar salad

This salad recipe is for a caesar salad. A caesar salad is a favourite salad for many and uses caesar dressing.

Waldorf salad

This salad recipe is for a Waldorf salad. This Waldorf salad is a famous salad and uses apples, celery, walnut, celeriac, mayonnaise, double cream and lemon juice.

Salad making tips

We have put together some great tips for making great tasting and simple salads.

Celery and walnut salad

This salad recipe is for a celery and walnut salad. This walnut salad recipe is served with chopped parsley and is quick and easy to make.

Goat cheese salad

This goat cheese salad recipe includes walnuts and olives. If looking for recipes for goat cheese, this salad recipe will fit the bill.

Tomato salad

This salad recipe for tomato salad and is served with shallots and vinaigrette. This tomato salad recipe can be served with extra virgin olive oil and makes a great starter.

Pasta salad

This salad recipe is for a pasta salad and uses fried pancetta and pine nuts. This pasta salad recipe is quick to make and tastes great.

Coleslaw

This recipe for coleslaw, sometimes referred to as cole slaw, is great to make at home. If looking for a coleslaw recipe, this cole slaw will be ideal.

Warm mushroom salad

This salad recipe is for a warm mushroom salad, using a range of different mushrooms.

Warm chicken salad

This salad recipe is for a warm chicken salad. This warm salad recipe makes a delicious chicken salad, served with tomatoes, pancetta, olives and cranberry dressing.