New Potato & Pea Salad

New Potato & Pea Salad

2 Reviews
From: EatingWell Magazine April 1998

Try using a variety of colorful potatoes in this pretty spring dish.

Ingredients 8 servings

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  • Dressing
  • 1/4 cup dry white wine
  • 2 tablespoons canola, or extra-virgin olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons coarse-grained mustard
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped shallots
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh dill
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
  • 2 pounds small red-skinned potatoes, scrubbed and quartered or cut into bite-size pieces
  • Salt & freshly ground pepper, to taste
  • 2 cups fresh or frozen peas, (see Note)
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice


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  1. To make dressing: Whisk wine, oil and mustard in a small bowl until smooth. Stir in shallots and dill and season with salt and pepper.
  2. To make salad: Place potatoes in a large pot and cover with cold salted water. Bring to a boil, reduce heat to medium-low and cook, partly covered, until potatoes are almost tender, 8 to 10 minutes. Add peas and cook until heated through, 1 to 3 minutes. Drain and transfer to a large bowl. Add lemon juice and toss to coat.
  3. Toss potato mixture with dressing. Adjust seasoning with salt and pepper. Serve within 1 hour.
  • Make Ahead Tip: Cover and refrigerate the dressing (Step 1) for up to 1 day.
  • Note: One pound of peas in the pod yields 1 cup shelled peas.

Nutrition information

  • Per serving: 162 calories; 5 g fat(0 g sat); 4 g fiber; 25 g carbohydrates; 5 g protein; 46 mcg folate; 0 mg cholesterol; 4 g sugars; 0 g added sugars; 839 IU vitamin A; 18 mg vitamin C; 30 mg calcium; 2 mg iron; 95 mg sodium; 629 mg potassium
  • Carbohydrate Servings: 2
  • Exchanges: 1 1/2 starch, 1/2 fat

Reviews 2

June 15, 2010
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By: EatingWell User
I would add much more chopped onions and celery; or add chopped bacon if ham is not available; One could also add chopped broccoli or other veggies; One could add yogurt and mayo together as an alternative.
March 16, 2010
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By: EatingWell User
Didn't use wine but came out well.