Update date: 14 October 2013

Śląski szałot - silesian vegetable salad


  • 50 dag potatoes
  • 20 dag pickled cucumbers
  • 10 dag onion
  • 10 dag smoked bacon
  • salt
  • pepper
  • vinegar
  • caraway
  • parsley leaves



Boil potatoes in jackets, add caraway. Chop smoked bacon and onion into small cubes and fry. Cut the boiled potatoes, pickled cucumbers (without peel) into cubes. Mix and add fried bacon with onion, season to taste with spices and chopped parsley. This type of Silesian salad can also be made with herring, sour apple and boiled carrot. Pork knuckle should be served with vegetable salad without herring.



This meal was prepared by the team of Two Killers (Qubus Hotel Katowice) during the 4th “Silesian Tastes Festival 2009” in Pszczyna. The Team won 1st place in professional category.