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                         SKORDALIA (GARLIC POTATO)
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 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Ethnic                           Relishes
                 Vegetarian                       Vegetables
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
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    1 2/3   kg           Potatoes
   90       g            Garlic heads
    4                    Lemons
  370       ml           Olive oil
    6                    Black olives
    3                    Lemon slices
                         Sea salt to taste
                         Pinch of parsley
   This makes enough Skordalia for several meals.
   Skordalia is a tasty side dish. It can also be used as
   a relish. Keep it refrigerated.
   Boil the unpeeled potatoes in water (salted if
   required, but not necessary).
   Crush the garlic into a mixing bowl. Peel the
   potatoes, and add them to the bowl whilst they are
   still hot.
   Add a pinch of salt. Mix the garlic and potato mixture
   to a pulp; using a food processor or mixer.
   Alternately, add the lemon juice and olive oil
   gradually, until all the ingredients are blended into
   a smooth mixture.
   Put the mixture into a bowl, garnish with parsley,
   olives and the slices of lemon.
   The amount of garlic can be varied according to taste;
   like this it has a strong flavour.
   Skordalia can be surved as a cold side dish, with
   Posted by Kaz Glover in Intercook
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