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Savory Potato Salad

The secret ingredient in this summer-ready potato salad side dish, lemon zest, adds a bright zip of flavor to the creamy Dijon-mayonnaise dressing.


All You MAY 2008

  • Yield: 8 Servings
  • Cook time: 30 Minutes
  • Prep time: 15 Minutes
  • Cool: 25 Minutes
  • Cost Per Serving:$.69


  • 3 pounds red potatoes, scrubbed
  • 1 1-oz. packet vegetable soup mix
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • Pepper
  • 2 stalks celery, minced
  • 2 tablespoons minced red onion
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • 1/2 cup packed arugula leaves, coarsely chopped
  • 1/4 cup packed parsley leaves, coarsely chopped


Cover potatoes with 1 inch of cold water in a large pot or Dutch oven. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to medium. Cook until potatoes are tender and a knife inserted in center of a potato meets no resistance, 25 to 30 minutes.

Drain and let cool slightly. When potatoes are cool enough to handle, chop into 1-inch pieces and place in a large bowl. Toss potatoes with soup mix, vinegar and pepper to taste. Cover bowl with plastic wrap and refrigerate until cool, 20 to 25 minutes.

Toss potatoes with celery, onion, mustard, mayonnaise and lemon zest. Fold in arugula and parsley. Taste and adjust seasoning, if necessary. Serve immediately, or chill, covered, until ready to use.

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 347
  • Fat: 22g
  • Saturated fat: 3g
  • Protein: 4g
  • Carbohydrate: 32g
  • Fiber: 4g
  • Cholesterol: 10mg
  • Sodium: 701mg

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Savory Potato Salad Recipe