Potato salad with chive flowers
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Recipe type: Salad
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Serves: 4
 
Jazz up your humble potato salad with the addition of green chives and their gorgeous purple flowers
Ingredients
  • about 1kg of salad potatoes
  • 4-6 heaped tablespoons of good mayonnaise
  • a good handful of chive leaves
  • about 8 chive flowerheads
  • salt and pepper to taste
Instructions
  1. Steam the potatoes unpeeled until soft enough to poke a knife right through them. run cold water over them until cool enough to handle, then peel them. Chop into cubes and place in a salad bowl.
  2. Rinse the chive leaves and flower stems and snip into the salad bowl using a pair of scissors.
  3. Add the mayonnaise, salt and pepper and mix well.
  4. Rinse the flower heads and pull off the individual purple flowers. Scatter over the salad and serve.
Recipe by Cooksister | Food, Travel, Photography at http://www.cooksister.com/2013/06/potato-salad-with-chive-flowers-and-my-pinterest-love-affair.html