Dutch recipes: Old Amsterdam cheese salad

Ingredients and preparation.

Ingredients for Old Amsterdam cheese salad.Ingredients for Old Amsterdam cheese salad.

Ingredients (for 2 servings): 200g medium-mature Gouda cheese (Old Amsterdam brand, where available); 200g of cooked ham; 1/2 green pepper, cleaned and cut into cubes; 1 cucumber; 1 gherkin; 1 apple (or pear); 1 small tub of plain yoghurt; 2 tablespoons of sour cream, 1 tablespoon of lemon juice, 1/2 teaspoon of horseradish, 100ml of water, a few sprigs of dill, finely chopped; sugar; pepper; salt.

SkryťRemove ad
Article continues after video advertisement
SkryťRemove ad
Article continues after video advertisement

Preparation: Cut the cheese into thin slivers and the ham into cubes. Cut the gherkin into thin slices and add to the mix. Peel and dice the cucumber and add. Peel the apple and remove the seeds, then cut into small cubes and add. Mix together the yoghurt, water, sour cream, lemon juice and horseradish to make the dressing. Season with dill, salt, pepper and sugar. Add the dressing to the ingredients, stir well and leave to stand for 30 minutes. Serve with toast or bread.

Dutch recipes

Cheese dice
Dutch cheese soup with croutons

Top stories

The cellar for maturing red wines, built in 2010 with a capacity of 220,000 litres.

Foreigners: Top 10 events in Bratislava

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between January 26 and February 5, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year.


22 h
Jeremy Hill with his daughter in Texas.

News digest: Texan makes foreigners' voices in Slovakia heard

Pricier car registration, Trenčín-based US podcaster, and which online shops you should definitely avoid.


16 h
Nurses in the 24/7 crèche in Lučenec in 1951.

How some children spent entire workweeks in socialist crèches

Week-long crèches were detrimental to children.


24. jan
Found stone point

Precious finding near Trnava: 40,000-year-old stone point

The stone points of the spears were inserted into a wooden stick, and the joint could be reinforced with a natural adhesive and organic fiber.


23. jan
SkryťClose ad