Potato Salad with Green Beans and Tomatoes

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. + chilling Cook: 15 min. + cooling


12 servings

Updated: Oct. 12, 2022
This potato salad puts a fresh-tasting spin on traditional potato salad. This zesty side dish disappears quickly.—Caroline Weese, Greybull, Wyoming


  • 1-1/2 pounds red potatoes, quartered
  • 3/4 pound fresh green beans, trimmed and halved
  • 10 cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 2 teaspoon dried basil
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1-1/4 teaspoons sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon hot pepper sauce


  1. Place potatoes in a large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 8 minutes. Add beans; return to a boil. Cook for 5-8 minutes or until the beans are crisp-tender and the potatoes are just tender; drain and cool.
  2. Place in a large bowl; add the tomatoes and onion. Combine dressing ingredients; pour over the salad; toss to coat. Cover and
  3. refrigerate.