Recipe Category: Salads
Cucumber, Basil and Feta Salad
A simple salad of cucumber ribbons with summer basil and creamy feta.
|Preparation Time:||10 minutes|
- 1 baby cos lettuce
- 1 lebanese cucumber
- 1 cup basil leaves
- 100g feta, cubed
- freshly ground black pepper, to taste
- GARLIC LIME DRESSING
- 1 clove garlic, crushed
- 2 tablespoons lime or lemon juice
- 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
- 1 teaspoon honey
Shake all the dressing ingredients together in a screwtop jar. Separate lettuce into leaves, wash and dry in a salad spinner. Using a vegetable peeler, cut cucumber into ribbons. Arrange lettuce, cucumber ribbons and basil leaves on a platter and top with feta. Drizzle with dressing and serve sprinkled with pepper.
Bocconcini or fresh goat's cheese can be substituted for feta.