one green planet
one green planet

This creamy dill potato salad is totally vegan, although no one would be able to guess that. The rich, flavorful cashew dressing is perfect with new potatoes, greens, celery, and red onions. Enjoy this easy recipe at your next get-together with friends or family. Don't worry too much about using exact measurements or precise chopping. Just throw all the ingredients together, and taste, and adjust accordingly.

Potato Salad [Vegan]

Save Trees. Print Less. But if you must, we charge $2.99 to encourage less waste

Ingredients You Need for Potato Salad [Vegan]

  • 3 lbs small white potatoes
  • Large pinch of salt
  • Handful of greens of your choice
  • 1 cup cup cashews
  • 1/4 cup water
  • Pinch of nutmeg
  • 1/4 cup almond milk
  • Zest and juice of one lemon
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 2 tablespoons dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons whole-grain mustard
  • 1/2 cup fresh dill, chopped
  • 1/2 cup celery, chopped
  • 1/2 cup red onion, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1-2 tablespoons olive oil

How to Prepare Potato Salad [Vegan]

  1. Place the potatoes and salt in a large pot of water and bring to a boil. Once boiling, reduce heat and let simmer for 10-15 minutes, until potatoes are just tender. Drain the potatoes in a colander and then place them back in the empty pot. Cover with a lid and let the potatoes steam for 15-20 minutes. Throw in the greens of your choice after about ten minutes, and let them wilt.
  2. Meanwhile, combine cashews, nutmeg and water together in a high speed blender or small food processor and process until smooth. Start with a little bit of water and add until you have about a cup of the mixture, slightly thicker than mayo.
  3. In a small bowl, whisk together the cashew mixture, almond milk, olive oil, lemon zest and juice, the two mustards, the dill, the garlic, and the salt and the pepper.
  4. When the potatoes are just cool enough to handle, cut them in quarters and place in a large bowl. Pour enough of the dressing over them just to moisten. Add the celery, and red onion, and greens and toss well. Add more dressing if necessary. Serve cold or at room temperature.
Save Trees. Print Less. But if you must, we charge $2.99 to encourage less waste

Report Recipe Issue

Please report any concerns about this recipe below!

Is there an issue with this recipe?

Help keep One Green Planet free and independent! Together we can ensure our platform remains a hub for empowering ideas committed to fighting for a sustainable, healthy, and compassionate world. Please support us in keeping our mission strong.


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.