Tuesday, June 2, 2009

A great Potato Salad to go with that great steak!!!!!!!

Mediterranean Potato Salad


Makes: 6 side-dish servings
Prep: 25 minutes
Chill: 4 hours


Ingredients

  • 1 pound whole tiny new potatoes
  • 1/3 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper
  • 1/4 cup pitted kalamata olives, coarsely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons capers, drained
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped green onion
  • 1 2-ounce can anchovies, drained and chopped
  • 1/2 of a small red onion, sliced and separated into rings
  • 3 hard-cooked eggs, coarsely chopped

Directions

1. Place potatoes in a medium saucepan; add water to cover and, if desired, 1/4 teaspoon salt. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, covered, for 15 to 20 minutes or until just tender. Drain well. Cool slightly. Cut potatoes into quarters and place in a large bowl.

2. Meanwhile, for dressing, in a small bowl combine mayonnaise, lemon juice, garlic, and pepper. Stir in olives, capers, green onion, and anchovies. Pour dressing over potatoes. Add onion and eggs. Toss gently to mix.

3. Cover and chill for at least 4 hours or up to 24 hours, stirring salad occasionally. Makes 6 side-dish servings.

Nutrition Facts

  • Servings Per Recipe 6 side-dish servings
  • Calories 222,
  • Total Fat (g) 14,
  • Saturated Fat (g) 2,
  • Cholesterol (mg) 118,
  • Sodium (mg) 356,
  • Carbohydrate (g) 19,
  • Fiber (g) 1,
  • Protein (g) 7,
  • Vitamin A (DV%) 5,
  • Vitamin C (DV%) 21,
  • Calcium (DV%) 3,
  • Iron (DV%) 13,
  • Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
from Better Homes and Gardens

Stay turned tomorrow for more!!!! great Father's Day treats!!!!