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Potato-Beet and Lentil Salad

Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 pound red potatoes, rinsed, peeled, and cut into bite size cubes
  • 1 1/4 cup beets, rinsed, peeled, and cut into bite site cubes
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 cup cooked, small green lentils
  • 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1 lemon, juiced
  • 1/2 cup mayonaisse, or vegan mayo
  • 1 1/2 tsp dijon mustard
  • 1 tsp ground black pepper
  • 2 cups chopped kale

Instructions

  1. Place potatoes and beets in a 3-quart saucepan over medium heat. Add enough cold water to completely cover vegetables, add salt, and bring to a boil. Once water is boiling, reduce heat to a low simmer; do not cover. Cook vegetables approximately 25 minutes or until potatoes and beets are tender.

  2. Once done, place potatoes and beets in a strainer to drain water; run cold water over potatoes and beets until cooled.

  3. In a large mixing bowl, combine cooled potatoes and beets, lentils, and apple cider vinegar. Set aside.

  4. In a small bowl, whisk the lemon juice, mayonnaise, Dijon mustard and ground pepper together. Add the mayonnaise mixture to the potato and beet mixture; combine well.

  5. Potato-Beet Lentil Salad can be refrigerated up to 3 days before serving. Serve on top of chopped kale.

Recipe Notes

Nutrient Analysis:
Serving size: 1/2 cup Calories: 185 calories, Fat: 10 grams, Saturated fat: 1.5 gram, Carbohydrates: 17 grams, Sugar: 3 grams, Sodium: 200 milligrams, Fiber: 5.5 grams, Protein: 5.5 grams, Cholesterol: 5 milligrams