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Delicious Sweet Potato Salad

The sweet potato salad is great, mainly if you are looking for a different alternative to the classic potato salad.

You will need potatoes, one sweet potato, Dijon mustard, cilantro, oil, salt, pepper, onion, and mayonnaise.

Preparation Time: 10 minutes

Cooking Time: 40 minutes

Servings: 4 to 6


  • 1 large sweet potato
  • 2 large potatoes
  • 1 1/2 tsp Dijon mustard
  • 3 tbsp cilantro (finely chopped)
  • 3 1/3 tbsp oil (canola oil or extra virgin olive oil)
  • 1/2 onion (chopped)
  • 3/4 cup mayonnaise (regular or vegan mayo)
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp ground black pepper


  1. First, place the potato and sweet potatoes into a saucepan and cover them with water.

  2. Boil for about 30 to 40 minutes.

  3. When they are ready, drain and let them cool for a few minutes, then peel and cube them.

  4. In a large bowl, combine the potato, sweet potatoes and onion.

  5. In a separate bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, the Dijon mustard, cilantro, oil, salt, and pepper.

  6. Then, add the mixture to the potato and sweet potatoes; toss very well.

  7. Finally, refrigerate for at least 2 hours and serve.

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