German potato salad with cucumber

    4 hours 5 min

    This German salad (Swabian to be exact) is an ideal accompaniment to roast pork or sausages. The cucumber gives the potato salad a deliciously fresh taste that is especially nice when enjoyed in summer.

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    Serves: 4 

    • 1kg potatoes, cooked in threir skins (preferably the day before)
    • 1 tablespoon rapeseed oil
    • 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar
    • 1 teaspoon strong mustard
    • salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
    • 1 bunch chives, chopped
    • 1 cucumber, cut into thin slices
    • 1 large onion, diced

    Prep:5min  ›  Extra time:4hr marinating  ›  Ready in:4hr5min 

    1. Peel the cooked potatoes and cut into pieces.
    2. Mix the rapeseed oil, vinegar, mustard, pepper and salt well in a salad bowl. Add the onions and chives, potatoes and cucumbers. Mix well.
    3. Leave the potato salad for at least 3-5 hours to allow the flavours to combine. Just before serving, season again if necessary.

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    Very good. Served it with sausage and stewed sauerkraut.  -  29 Dec 2017