Potato and Green Bean Salad with Loads of Herbs Recipe

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Submitted by bizz319

Makes 4 servings



A great summer salad - don't dress until you are ready to serve, otherwise the green beans will turn brown.

Recipe Ingredients for Potato and Green Bean Salad with Loads of Herbs

1 pound potatoes,
1/2 pound green beans
1 clove garlic, minced
1 teaspoon lemon zest
1/8 cup lemon juice
1/4 cup olive oil
1 pinch of pepper
1 pinch of salt
1 tablespoon basil, fresh
1/2 tablespoon thyme
1/2 teaspoon oregano

Recipe Directions for Potato and Green Bean Salad with Loads of Herbs

  1. Wash and boil potatoes until just tender, about 10 minutes. Drain and cool.

  2. Blanch green beans until just tender 1 -3 minutes. Drain and run cold water over them so they stop cooking.

  3. To make the dressing combine garlic, lemon juice and zest, salt and pepper. Whisk olive oil in a stream until emulsified. Dump half of your fresh herbs in and whisk a bit more. Right before serving, combine potatoes, beans, and dressing, tossing gently - scatter remaining herbs over the top and serve at room temperature.

Categories

Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 194.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
220
Calories from Fat
123
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
13.7g
21%
Saturated Fat
1.9g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
50mg
2%
Potassium
602mg
17%
Total Carbohydrates
23.3g
8%
Dietary Fiber
5.0g
20%
Sugars
2.3g
Protein
3.1g
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 61%
Calcium 4% Iron 10%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  • Very high in vitamin C
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