Potato salad with olives is an explosion of flavor and vitamins. The simplicity is amazing, and the result is captivating. To make the dish as tasty and healthy as possible at the exit, the best and correct solution would be to use young potatoes, which significantly surpass the taste and vitamins from a later harvest.
We offer two options for preparing potato salad with olives. At first glance, you will not find a difference in the recipe, because the composition of the above products are identical. But there is still a difference, and a significant one. Let's take a look at each recipe separately ...
Baked potato salad with olives
First of all, we want to present such a simple salad using selected early harvest potatoes, which we will bake in the oven. This dish can be served not only as a salad, but also perfect for an everyday summer lunch.
Pre-wash the small potatoes in salted water and halve them.
Turn on the oven. Spread a sheet of parchment paper on a baking sheet. Place the potatoes, cut on top, drizzle with olive oil, sprinkle vegetables with rosemary, salt and pepper. Transfer to oven and bake for 20 minutes.
Meanwhile, while the potatoes are baking, the rest of the salad needs to be cooked. Chop the olives, tear the greens with your hands and combine them.
When the potatoes are ready, transfer and let cool slightly. Then put in a salad bowl with olives and herbs. Pour lemon juice over the top and mix thoroughly.
Boiled Potato and Olive Salad
The variety of potato dishes knows no boundaries. How much can you cook using it. But let's not go far and cook from what is already there, which have already been presented in the ingredients. Another excellent salad of young potatoes, only in a different version, without baked goods. Believe me, this is a different taste and a different story ...
Select small early harvest potatoes, peel and wash. Boil in a saucepan with salted water until cooked. Remove from water and cool.
Divide by two, if larger potatoes, divide by more. Put in a separate bowl, add olives or olives of different colors, pour with oil, you can add chopped onions, sprinkle with parsley, salt and black pepper. Connect!
In both cases, the salad can be served both warm and cold.
Did you know that potatoes are excellent skin softeners. There are a number of methods and many recipes that have a beneficial effect on the body when rubbed.