← Back to Search Results
French
 Alexandre Dumas Potato Salad

Photo by: Joseph De Leo
Comments: 0
 

Recipe

The classic French potato salad with a wine-and-oil marinade. First introduced in Alexandre Dumas’s Dictionary of Cuisine.

Yield: Makes 6 servings

Ingredients

  • 6 good-size new or waxy potatoes, unpeeled
  • 2 tablespoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • ½ cup dry white wine
  • 8 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar
  • ½ cup chopped parsley
  • ½ cup chopped green onion or chives

Directions

Boil the potatoes in their skins in salted water to cover until just pierceable. Drain and peel while hot. Slice them into a bowl, season to taste with salt and pepper, and pour the wine and oil over them. Let them cool, then add the vinegar, parsley, and green onions or chives, and toss lightly. Serve with cold meats or chicken, or as part of a summer buffet.


© 1981 James Beard
 

Nutritional Information

Nutrients per serving (% daily value)

329kcal (16%)
37mg (4%)
27mg (44%)
25mcg RAE (1%)
1035mg
53mg
4g
3g
4g
35g
0mg (0%)
503mg (21%)
3g (13%)
18g (28%)
2mg (12%)
 

Would you like to leave a comment about this recipe?

Notify me of new comments on this recipe. Add comment

We'd love to hear what you think!

Please or to add a comment to this recipe.
 

Explore Cookbooks on Cookstr

good-to-the-grain Good to the Grain
by Kim Boyce
the-asian-grandmothers-cookbook The Asian Grandmothers Cook...
by Patricia Tanumihardja
west-coast-cooking West Coast Cooking
by Greg Atkinson
hot-sour-salty-sweet Hot, Sour, Salty, Sweet
by Jeffrey Alford, Naomi Duguid
spice Spice
by Ana Sortun
flavor Flavor
by Rocco DiSpirito
the-sushi-experience The Sushi Experience
by Hiroko Shimbo
raos-cookbook Rao's Cookbook
by Frank Pellegrino
antipasti-fabulous-appetizers-and-small-plates Antipasti: Fabulous Appetiz...
by Joyce Goldstein
fresh-from-the-farmers-market-year-round-recipes-for-the-pick-of-the-crop Fresh from the Farmers' Mar...
by Janet Fletcher
a-new-way-to-cook A New Way to Cook
by Sally Schneider
nancy-silvertons-sandwich-book Nancy Silverton's Sandwich ...
by Nancy Silverton
julias-kitchen-wisdom Julia's Kitchen Wisdom
by Julia Child
the-sweet-life The Sweet Life
by Kate Zuckerman
Already a member? Click here to Log In
close

Sign up to Cookstr!

  • Receive a free, handpicked selection of recipes in your inbox weekly
  • Save, share and comment on your favorite recipes in My Cookstr
  • Get updates on new Cookstr features and tools







By signing up you accept the
Terms of Use and Privacy Policy
Spinner
New to Cookstr? Click here to Sign Up
close


Forgot your password? Click here
close
Thanks for commenting!
Would you like to share your comment on Facebook or Twitter?