- 400g baby new potato, halved
New potatoes have thin, wispy skins and a crisp, waxy texture. They are young potatoes and…
- 2 salmon fillets, skin on, (about 140g/5oz each)
- small handful black olive (we like Kalamata)
- small handful sundried tomato, chopped
- 1 garlic clove, crushed
- juice 1⁄2 lemon
Oval in shape, with a pronouced bulge on one end, lemons are one of the most versatile fruits…
- 1 tbsp olive oil
Probably the most widely-used oil in cooking, olive oil is pressed from fresh olives. It's…
- 200g green beans
Bring half a large steamer to the boil, tip the potatoes into the water, then lay the salmon fillets, skin-side down, in the steamer basket. Cover and cook for 6-8 mins until the salmon is cooked through, then remove and set aside. Continue to cook the potatoes for another 5-8 mins until tender, adding the beans for the final couple of mins. Drain the veg, then tip into a large bowl.
Add the olives and tomatoes to the potatoes and beans, then gently flake in chunks of the cooked salmon, discarding the skin. Whisk together the garlic, lemon and oil with some seasoning, and loosen with a few drops of water. Pour the dressing over the salad, toss well, and serve.
TipA fresh way to serve a salmon fillet. Summery and light, this Niçoise is a lovely summer dish