• 6 medium potatoes (about 2 lbs)
  • 2 medium lemons
  • 3 tablespoons virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon dried basil
  • coarsley ground black pepper
  • 2 medium cucumbers
  • 2 cups loosely packed spinach


Cover unpeeled potatoes with water in 5-qt saucepot, bring to boil, and simmer 30 minutes until potatoes are fork-tender. Drain and cool until easy to handle, then cut into bite-sized chunks.

Grate 1 tbsp lemon zest and squeeze 1/4 cup lemon juice into large bowl. Whisk in olive oil, Dijon mustard, sugar, salt, basil and 1/4 tsp black pepper.

Cut cucumber lengthwise in half, then slice crosswise 1/4" thick. Slice spinach leaves into thin strips. Add potatoes, cucumbers and spinach to dressing, toss to coat, spoon onto platter, sprinkle with pepper and refrigerate if not serving immediately.

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