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Citrus-Basil Potato Salad


What’s cooking

This is a fresh, light twist on the classic potato salad. For a little variety, try using different veggies like asparagus, peas, cucumbers or yellow squash.

Salad Ingredients

  • 1 & 1/2 pounds red potatoes
  • 1 green bell pepper, diced
  • 1 cup cooked corn
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1/4 cup red onion, minced

Dressing Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon fresh basil, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/3 cup Florida’s Natural® Orange Juice
  • 1/4 cup red wine or balsamic vinegar
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  • Place potatoes in a large pot and cover with water.
  • Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer for 10 minutes, or until tender.
  • Let the potatoes cool, then cut into 1/2-inch cubes.
  • Combine the potatoes with the green pepper, corn, tomatoes and onion.
  • In a separate bowl, whisk together basil, oil, Florida’s Natural® Orange Juice and wine or vinegar.
  • Pour dressing over potato salad and gently mix together. Serve at room temperature or slightly chilled.