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Greek Chopped Salad


Greek Chopped Salad.




            We love salads in our house. My youngest daughter is the only one who refuses to come on board. I know that it will happen one day. This is a recipe that I threw together on a whim. I am eating it now and it is delicious! I’m not to going to set any amounts for the ingredients. As a basic rule just be sure that the amount of lettuce you are using equals the total amount of all the other ingredients combined.



romaine lettuce
roma tomatoes
kalamata olives
white onion
cucumber
perreroncini
hard salami
crumbled feta cheese
garbonzo beans
salt & fresh ground pepper
vinaigrette dressing



            You basically want to dice everything. My preference is to get each ingredient as small as I can because then I get more flavors in each bite that I take. My mother is one of those people who loves great big chunks of vegetables in her salad. Make yours however you prefer. After you have all of your lettuce, tomato, olives, onion, cucumber, perreroncini, and salami chopped up, add the garbanzo beans and feta. Sprinkle on salt and pepper then toss with your favorite vinaigrette. Today I tried a new one that just came out in my grocery store. It’s called Simply Dressed Lemon Vinaigrette and it’s made by Marzetti. It is very clean and fresh tasting and I loved it on this salad. Enjoy!



            Little Luni Ratings:

            Joey: 10 out of 10.
            Cyrus: 8 out of 10…because he does not like olives.
            Aurora…As I said will not eat salad. 


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