Simple Greek Inspired Salad

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We all know that there are some famous salads in Greek cuisine, such as the Horiatiki, or Greek Village Salad. However, what if you just want to throw together something easy for dinner, without worrying about having all the “right” ingredients. This is a simple salad that uses ingredients that you have on hand, but still contains “Greek” ingredients. This recipe makes about four servings.

Simple Greek Inspired Salad Recipe Ingredients:

  • 5-6 cups loosely packed salad greens of choice, such spinach, spring mix, arugula, romaine, etc.
  • 1 cup chopped, mixed vegetables of choice, such as tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, celery, zucchini, etc.
  • Crumbled Feta cheese (optional)
  • Greek olives (optional)
  • Dried oregano (optional)
  • 1 recipe ladolemono (oil and lemon dressing) or ladoxitho (oil and vinegar dressing)

Instructions to Make Simple Greek Inspired Salad:

Wash the lettuce and vegetables in advance, if needed. Let the vegetables and lettuce dry thoroughly before using.

Toss the salad greens into a bowl. Top with the chopped vegetables. Sprinkle crumbled feta and Greek olives over the top of the salad if you have it. Sprinkle with oregano if you have it.

Prepare the Ladolemono or Ladoxitho according to the recipe instructions. Serve in a small dish with the salad and let people put their own on the salad.

PLEASE NOTE: Greek recipes can be slightly different based on a variety of reasons, such as the region of Greece that the recipe is being made in. If you have seen this Greek recipe made another way, please send us an email to greekboston@worldwidegreeks.com and we will evaluate your suggestion. Thanks!

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