Mustard potato salad

July 29, 2023 (Last Updated: July 28, 2023)
Mustard potato salad recipe

Potato salad is a classic, but it’s in need of a kick. Tender, creamy potatoes with a zesty mustard dressing, creating a symphony of tastes that will tantalize your taste buds. This classic potato salad with a twist boasts a perfect balance of textures and aromas that will leave your guests asking for seconds.


Mustard potato salad

Lunch, Dinner, Side
By Anna Montali Serves: 4


  • 1kg new potatoes, washed
  • 250ml (1 cup) good-quality mayonnaise
  • 45ml (3 tbsp) whole grain Dijon mayonnaise
  • 5 spring onions, finely chopped
  • 45ml (3 tbsp) fresh chives, finely chopped
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 60ml (¼ cup) extra virgin olive oil



Boil the potatoes until tender, about 20 minutes. Drain.


Place in a dry pot and toss to dry the potatoes a little for about 5 minutes.


Put the potatoes into a mixing bowl and toss through the rest of the ingredients and serve.

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Recipe by Anna Montali

Photograph by Rolene Prinsloo

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