Easy Italian Potato Salad Recipe

5 1 1
Easy Italian Potato Salad Recipe
Easy Italian Potato Salad Recipe photo by Taste of Home
Publisher Photo

Easy Italian Potato Salad Recipe

Read Reviews
5 1 1
Publisher Photo
You'll want to take this simple-to-assemble potato salad to all your picnics and outings. It's always on the menu when my tomato plants yield a bumper crop. Feel free to improvise by adding other fresh vegetables.
MAKES:
12 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
MAKES:
12 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 20 min.

Ingredients

  • 5 to 6 medium red potatoes, cooked and cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/2 cup chopped red onion
  • 3 to 4 plum tomatoes, quartered
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 3 to 4 fresh basil leaves, chopped
  • 1 jar (5-3/4 ounces) pimiento-stuffed olives, drained and halved
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • Lettuce leaves, optional

Directions

In a large bowl, combine the first 10 ingredients; toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate until serving. Serve salad in a lettuce-lined bowl if desired. Yield: 12 servings.
Originally published as Italian Potato Salad in Country Woman May/June 2001, p33

Nutritional Facts

1 cup: 95 calories, 8g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 528mg sodium, 6g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein.

  • 5 to 6 medium red potatoes, cooked and cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/2 cup chopped red onion
  • 3 to 4 plum tomatoes, quartered
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 3 to 4 fresh basil leaves, chopped
  • 1 jar (5-3/4 ounces) pimiento-stuffed olives, drained and halved
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • Lettuce leaves, optional
  1. In a large bowl, combine the first 10 ingredients; toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate until serving. Serve salad in a lettuce-lined bowl if desired. Yield: 12 servings.
Originally published as Italian Potato Salad in Country Woman May/June 2001, p33

Select the Newsletters that interest you to subscribe

By entering my email and clicking the subscribe button below, I am opting to receive the newsletters I have selected.

Please enter a valid email

You Are successfully subscribed

ERROR! Please try Again

Reviews forEasy Italian Potato Salad

My Review
Click stars to rate
Loading Image
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Sort By :

Average Rating
MY REVIEW
mrs.mark User ID: 5436322 72578
Reviewed Oct. 30, 2013

"a wonderful way to make potato salad; we all loved it."

Loading Image