One of the best and easiest ways to make any potato salad “heart healthy” is to make your own mayonnaise. You get the heart benefits of extra-virgin olive oil and skip the harmful vegetable oils used in most commercial mayonnaise. Using an organic egg in this recipe will also increase the omega-3 content of your food.
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- 1 egg
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
- 2 teaspoon dijon mustard
- sea salt and freshly cracked black pepper, to taste
- 1 cup extra-virgin olive oil
- Combine the egg, lemon juice, and Dijon mustard in the bowl of a food processor. Season with salt and pepper, to taste. Process until well combined. While the motor is running, pour the oil in a slow, thin, steady stream and process until the mixture is thick and creamy.*