This Vegetable Salad (Boeuf Salad) is one of the most delightful appetizers my mom used to make for holiday tables. It is really easy to prepare and makes a great choice for any family or friend gathering.  You can serve this salad with homemade crackers, tortilla chips or nachos.

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Vegetable Salad (Boeuf Salad)

Vegetable Salad (Boeuf Salad)

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This Vegetable Salad (Boeuf Salad) is one of the most delightful appetizers my mom used to make for holiday tables. It is really easy to prepare and makes a great choice for any family or friend gathering.  You can serve this salad with homemade crackers, tortilla chips or nachos. 
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Total Time 1 hr

Ingredients
  

Salad Ingredients

  • 5 medium potatoes
  • 5 medium carrots, peeled
  • 5 pickled cucumbers 3.5 inches (9 cm) long
  • 1/2 chicken breast (optional)
  • 300 g frozen peas
  • salt and fresh ground pepper

Mayonnaise Ingredients

  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1 tsp mustard
  • 1 cup sunflower oil

Garnish

  • black olives red pepper slices (optional)

Instructions
 

  • Place potatoes with skin on in a steamer rack over boiling water and steam until tender. Then steam the carrots, peas and chicken breast until tender. Let them cool. (if you don't have a steamer rack, boil the vegetables and chicken until tender)
  • Peel the potatoes and chop them in small pieces. Chop the carrots, cucumbers and chicken breast also in small pieces. Combine them with potatoes and peas in a large salad bowl. Add salt and freshly-ground black pepper, to taste and mix carefully.
  • Prepare the mayonnaise. Using a mixer, beat yolks and mustard, in a small bowl until thick. Gradually add oil beating all the while. When ready gently fold in to vegetables. Pour all mixture in the serving dish. Garnish with black olives and serve with crackers.

Nutrition

Calories: 2458kcalCarbohydrates: 274.5gProtein: 74.9gFat: 125.6gSaturated Fat: 15.7gCholesterol: 439mgSugar: 56.1g
Calories: 2458kcal
Course: Appetizer, Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine: Romanian
Keyword: appetizer salad, boeuf salad, cooked vegetable salad, holiday salad recipe, vegetable appetizer, vegetable salad, vegetable salad recipe

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  1. Sandra Author says:

    That’s a meal on a cracker!

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