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Jersey Royals Potato Salad Recipe

Added 23 Jul 2015
This delicious potato salad recipe adds an extra twist to the traditional recipe by using broad beans, crispy bacon and creamy tarragon mayonnaise for some extra flair.


  • 1kg Jersey Royal potatoes
  • 4 bacon rashers
  • 100g broad beans
  • 1 tbsp white wine vinegar
  • 15g fresh tarragon (chopped)
  • 8 tbsp mayonnaise
  • 1/2 lemon (juiced)


  1. Boil potatoes in a large pan, drain and return to warm pan to dry out a little.
  2. Fry bacon (crisp) and chop into very small pieces.
  3. Blanch broad beans in boiling water for 2 minutes, rinse cold and squeeze beans from outer skins.
  4. Cut potatoes into thick slices or halves, then pour on the vinegar, add seasoning and toss.
  5. Add chopped bacon, broad beans and tarragon.
  6. Mix mayonnaise and lemon with seasoning, add to warm potatoes and mix well.

Original recipe from Tesco Real food here

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