Bite-sized Salad with Basil Sauce

Bite-sized Salad with Basil Sauce

An easy salad that even looks cute.
Arrange some tomatoes and mashed potatoes, and enjoy with basil and mayonnaise sauce.


1 to 2
Cherry tomatoes
about 10
Basil pesto
1 tablespoon
2 tablespoons
about 1 tablespoon
Salt, pepper, and grated cheese
as needed


1. Parboil the cherry tomatoes and chill in the refrigerator.
2. Boil the potatoes and mash. Combine with milk, salt and pepper while still hot and mix well. Form into balls roughly the same size as the cherry tomatoes.
3. Combine the basil pesto and mayonnaise. Spread on a plate with a spoon.
4. Arrange the potatoes and cherry tomatoes. Sprinkle some grated cheese.

Story Behind this Recipe

Although it's only potatoes and tomatoes, they were very satisfying combined with the basil pesto.