Potato Salad with Turnip Pesto

Hidemi Walsh


I made turnip pesto and found lots of potatoes in my pantry. I thought I could make something good using both. So I created this recipe!


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20 Min
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  • 1/4 lb
    fresh turnip
  • 1/2 c
  • 2
    small garlic cloves
  • 12 tsp
  • 1/2 c
    olive oil
  • 5
    medium potatoes
  • 5 Tbsp

How to Make Potato Salad with Turnip Pesto


  1. Make turnip pesto. Chop fresh turnip and garlic cloves. Put turnip, garlic, walnuts, salt and olive oil into food processor and process until smooth.
  2. Peel and cut potatoes into bite size. Put potatoes into microwave safe bowl, cover with plastic wrap and heat in a microwave for 5-6 minutes or until tender.
  3. Add turnip pesto and mayonnaise. Mix well. Sprinkle black pepper (optional) and serve.

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About Potato Salad with Turnip Pesto

Course/Dish: Potatoes, Potato Salads
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy
Hashtags: #potato, #turnip

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