You are here: Home » Recipes » Lemon Basil Potato Salad Lemon Basil Potato Salad Recipe by Favorite Recipes Press Yield 6 servings Try this zesty potato salad at your next cookout. PrintEmail Ingredients 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice1 tablespoon Dijon mustard4 -- garlic cloves, minced3/4 cup slivered fresh basil -- Salt and pepper to taste2/3 cup olive oil2 1/2 pounds red new potatoes, cut into quarters -- Vegetable oil or cooking spray1 -- red onion, chopped1 -- package fresh spinach, cut into strips10 slices bacon, crisp-cooked and crumbled Instructions Combine the lemon juice, Dijon mustard, garlic, basil, salt and pepper in a bowl. Add the olive oil in a fine stream, whisking constantly until smooth. Drizzle the potatoes with a small amount of vegetable oil in a bowl, tossing to coat lightly. Spread on a baking sheet. Bake at 475F for 20 minutes or until tender, stirring frequently. Combine the potatoes with the onion and half the dressing mixture in a bowl; toss to coat well. Spoon the spinach into serving bowls or onto plates and drizzle with the remaining dressing mixture and sprinkle with the bacon. Recipe reprinted with permission from The Junior League of the Emerald Coast’s Beach Appetit (The Junior League of the Emerald Coast, Inc., 2004).