Lemon-Mustard Potato Salad

Ellen Burr's love of experimenting with bright seasonings resulted in this aromatic salad, which she garnishes with fresh mustard flowers.


Makes 6 to 8 servings

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Nutritional Information

Calories 206
Caloriesfromfat 32 %
Protein 3.8 g
Fat 7.2 g
Satfat 1.1 g
Carbohydrate 33 g
Fiber 3 g
Sodium 326 mg
Cholesterol 0.0 mg


3 pounds Yukon Gold or thin-skinned potatoes, scrubbed and cut into 1-inch chunks
1/4 cup lemon juice
1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
1 tablespoon prepared hot mustard
1 teaspoon salt
1 cup chopped onion
2 tablespoons chopped fresh dill


1. In a 6- to 8-quart pan, combine potatoes and 4 quarts water. Cover and bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat and simmer until potatoes are tender when pierced, about 20 minutes. Drain.

2. Meanwhile, in a large bowl, mix lemon juice, olive oil, mustard, and salt. Add potatoes, chopped onion, and dill and mix gently to coat. Serve warm, at room temperature, or chilled.