Ham & horseradish salad

Ham & horseradish salad

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Prep: 5 mins


Serves 4
A delicious, easy and superhealthy treat - counts as one of your 5-a-day

Nutrition and extra info

  • Healthy


  • kcal201
  • fat5g
  • saturates2g
  • carbs30g
  • sugars0.2g
  • fibre3g
  • protein12g
  • salt1.3g


  • 3 tbsp soured cream or Greek yogurt
  • 2 tsp creamed horseradish
    Horseradish root on a wooden chopping board


    hors rad-ish

    Horseradish root is larger than an ordinary radish, and has a hot, peppery flavour.


  • 500g left-over boiled potatoes - new or regular is fine



    The world's favourite root vegetable, the potato comes in innumerable varieties. A member of…

  • small bunch of chives, snipped
  • 6 slices of ham (use your favourite), torn
  • 130g bag of herb salad
  • 250g pack of cooked beetroot, quartered if large



    A favourite in 1970s British salads (cooked and pickled in vinegar), beetroot is a root…


  1. Mix the soured cream or yogurt and creamed horseradish with 2 tbsp water to make a dressing the thickness of single cream. Mix the rest of the ingredients together on a platter or in a bowl, then drizzle with the dressing before you serve.

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17th Jun, 2017
Amazing salad, will definitely do it again!
26th Jun, 2010
lovely with warm potatoes and salad leaves from the garden.
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19th Jul, 2008
As simple to make as a sandwhich but the flavour combination and presentation turn it into something special. I have tried making the dressing with half half-fat creme friache and half mayonaise instead of soured cream and it tasted even better. Great with crusty bread and a glass of chilled rose.
26th Mar, 2008
great flavour combination, try it with warm potatoes as well.
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