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Olivier - Russian Salad with Ham

Hearty and exquisite salad made with boiled eggs and ham, boiled potatoes, and pickles. An authentic Russian culinary treasure you must try with whatever the occasion.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Course: Appetizer, Main Course
Cuisine: Russian, World
Keyword: cold salad, egg salad with ham, olivier salad, russian salad, salad with ham
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 740kcal
Author: YourFoodBuddy


  • 4 medium eggs
  • 3 medium potatoes
  • 2 medium carrots
  • 4 medium pickles
  • 2 cups ham diced
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 3 tbsp sunflower oil
  • 1 handful parsley
  • 1 handful dill
  • 1 medium onion optional
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp ground pepper optional


  • Boil the carrots with potatoes together for about 15 minutes or until soft
  • Boil the eggs to hard
  • Let cool the veggies and the eggs; peel when cool
  • Dice the carrots, the potatoes, and the eggs. Put everything in one big bowl
  • Dice the pickles, the ham, and the onion and mix with the other diced ingredients
  • Chop the dill and the parsley; add to the bowl
  • Season with salt, add the mayo and the sunflower oil
  • Mix well and serve


Calories: 740kcal | Carbohydrates: 8g | Protein: 22g | Fat: 69g | Saturated Fat: 13g | Cholesterol: 231mg | Sodium: 2422mg | Potassium: 470mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 5592IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 78mg | Iron: 2mg