Green Bean Red Potato Salad Recipe is easy to make, so delightful to look at, plus so very tasty!
This potato salad is a great make-ahead salad that will keep for several days and improve in flavor. The Balsamic Vinegar and Dijon Mustard Dressing adds a special touch and makes the flavor dance – it is delightful. This salad makes a great potluck dish to take to a gathering. Give it a try!
This Potato Salad Recipe from More Good Eatz! – A Recipe Collection by Steve Donner of California.
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- 1 1/2 pounds small red potatoes
- 3/4 pound small green beans, rinsed and stem ends trimmed
- 1 small sweet onion, coarsely chopped
- 1/4 cup basil leaves, freshly chopped
- 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar (good-quality)
- 1 clove garlic, minced
- 2 tablespoons lemon juice, fresh-squeezed
- Dash of Worcestershire sauce of to taste
- 1/2 cup olive oil, extra-virgin
- 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
- Coarse salt
- Black pepper, coarsely ground
Prepare Balsamic Vinaigrette; set aside.
In a large pot over medium-high heat, steam potatoes until tender. Remove from heat and let cool; cut into quarters.
In a pot of boiling salted water, cook green beans approximately 5 to 6 minutes or until crisp tender. Remove from heat and drain. Transfer bean to a bowl of ice water and let cool. When beans are cool, drain and cut beans in half.
In a large bowl, combine potatoes, green beans, sweet onion, and basil.
Add Balsamic Vinaigrette and toss to coat. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
NOTE: This salad will hold for several days and improves in flavor. You can serve the salad chilled or at room temperature.
Makes 4 servings.
In a small bowl or jar, whisk together balsamic vinegar, garlic, lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, olive oil, and Dijon mustard. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
Cover and refrigerate until ready to use. To use, bring to room temperature.
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