Cervelas salad

Cervelas salad
This bistro-style salad combines potatoes and gherkins with, of course, the famous cervelas sausage.
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Last modified on: December 5th 2013

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34 min.20 min.54 min.
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Step by step recipe

Stage 1 - 5 min.
Cervelas salad
Cut 200 g cervelas into small dice (discard the skin).

Stage 2 - 20 min.
Cervelas salad
Boil 500 g potatoes.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Cervelas salad
Slice 50 g gherkins in vinegar into rounds.

Stage 4 - 3 min.
Cervelas salad
Chop the parsley.

Stage 5 - 3 min.
Cervelas salad
Put the cervelas, gherkins and parsley into a salad bowl.

Stage 6 - 15 min.
Cervelas salad
Peel the potatoes and slice them. Add to the salad while still hot, if possible.

Stage 7 - 3 min.
Cervelas salad
Add the vinaigrette and mix well.

Your cervelas salad is ready.
You can use capers instead of gherkins.

[Translator's note: the cervelas, so beloved of the Swiss, inspired the saveloy: that highly seasoned sausage, originally made with brains, now more of an overgrown frankfurter, served with chips as a staple of British takeaway fare.].
A few days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,457 Kcal or 6,100 Kj38 gr97 gr102 gr
73 %15 %9 %15 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
180 Kcal or 754 Kj5 gr12 gr13 gr
9 %2 %1 %2 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
364 Kcal or 1,524 Kj10 gr24 gr25 gr
18 %4 %2 %4 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Sulfites, Mustard
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 people : 3.09 €
  • Per person : 0.77 €

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This recipe uses (among others)
PotatoesPotatoes: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Real home-made chips* , Alsatian-style salad, Home-made potato crisps , Comtoise tart for Seàn, Sorrel soup, ... All
CervelasCervelas: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Piedmont salad, Green Piedmont Salad, ... All
Gherkins in vinegar Gherkins in vinegar : You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Prawn salad with a crunch, Tartar sauce, Crunchy verrines, Bistro sandwich, Piedmont salad, ... All
French dressing (vinaigrette)French dressing (vinaigrette): You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Mixed salad, White asparagus salad, Grandma's salad, Avocado, artichoke and chicken salad, Chicken club sandwich, ... All
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