Lemon-Garlic Potato Salad

Photo: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Missie Neville Crawford
Choose small to medium-size potatoes of similar diameter for this colorful recipe.

Yield:

Makes 8 servings

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Recipe Time

Prep: 25 Minutes
Other: 50 Minutes

Ingredients

1 1/2 pounds Yukon gold potatoes
1 1/2 pounds sweet potatoes
2/3 cup olive oil
2 teaspoons lemon zest
1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
3 garlic cloves, minced
1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
1 teaspoon salt
3/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
1/2 cup chopped lightly salted, roasted pecans
1/4 cup chopped fresh basil

Preparation

1. Cook potatoes in boiling water to cover 30 minutes or until tender; drain and cool 20 minutes.

2. Meanwhile, whisk together olive oil and next 6 ingredients; let stand 30 minutes.

3. Peel potatoes, and cut into 1/4-inch-thick slices. Arrange potatoes in rows in a shallow 2-qt. baking dish, alternating Yukon gold and sweet potatoes. Pour olive oil mixture over potatoes; sprinkle with pecans and basil.

Note:

May 2010