Your online resource

for all things culinary

HOME Search this Site All Recipes Special Sections Articles &  Resources Kitchen Equipment Food & Health Growing Food Directories

Missing an Ingredient ?


Chive Potato Salad Recipe





This is a classic potato salad which is perfect in its simplicity.


Serves 4

Prep & Cook Time:

20 mins

Recipe Tags:  Cold Vegetarian Vegetables Herbs Accompaniment Gluten Wheat Free


450g/1lb Potatoes
180ml/6fl.oz Mayonnaise
1 tbsp Freshly chopped Chives
Salt and black pepper



1.  If using large potatoes, peel and cut into 1cm/-inch pieces. If using new potatoes, wash well then quarter or cut into 1cm/-inch pieces.

2. Place the potatoes and teaspoon of salt in a large saucepan, cover with cold water and bring to the boil. Reduce the heat and simmer for about 10 minutes until just tender.

3. Once cooked, drain the potatoes in a colander and cool under cold running water then spread over kitchen paper and dry well.

4. Transfer the cold potatoes to a large mixing bowl, add the chives, mayonnaise, salt and pepper and mix well with a metal spoon or spatula. Chill until ready to serve.

End of instructions


Tips, Options and Substitutions


Make sure the potatoes are completely cooked

There's no need to peel new potatoes as the skins are very tender however older potatoes work better in this recipe if peeled


Main equipment required to make this Recipe


Large Saucepan

Mixing Bowl

Metal spoon

 Follow us 




Key techniques required to make this Recipe

Related Recipes and Information

Salad Main Courses  |  Side Salads  |   Salsas  |  Vegetable Side Dish  Recipes

What's in Season  |  Growing Vegetables

 Sign up for Free Update E-mailings
Grow, cook and enjoy all your vegetables

Still not found what you're looking for?


Try our search facility. Type in your main ingredient (s) or what you have available and allow us to whisk you up a recipe in seconds!



About Us  |  Contact Us  |    Private Privacy  |   Media Resources  |  Links  |  Sitemap  |  Printing Recipes  |   Abbreviations on this site  


This Web Site was designed and created by Copyright 2000 to date [Recipes4us] All rights reserved.

 Some Photos