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Nicoise Salad

Rated as 4.5 out of 5 Stars

"With beans, potatoes, olives, and tuna, this classic salad doesn't rely on lettuce for crunch."
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30 m servings 599 cals
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. Cook potatoes and beans according to package directions.
  2. Meanwhile, put eggs in a saucepan, cover with cold water, and bring to a boil. Cover, remove from heat, and let stand 12 minutes. Drain, run eggs under cold water, and peel. Halve each lengthwise.
  3. Blanch tomatoes in a pot of boiling water to soften, 30 seconds. Drain well.
  4. Whisk together vinegar, mustard, salt, pepper, and thyme in a bowl. Gradually add oil, whisking until combined well.
  5. Arrange potatoes, beans, tomatoes, eggs, tuna, and olives on a platter and drizzle dressing over top.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 599 calories; 33 g fat; 45.3 g carbohydrates; 31.7 g protein; 198 mg cholesterol; 1040 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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I have made this salad nicoise a number of times in a number of different ways. I boil the little potatoes, use fresh cherry tomatoes, canned green beans, marinated artichoke hearts, and whateve...

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Delicious and easy weeknight meal. A staple at our house!