Fattoush

Summary

Yield
Servings
SourceStrongerTogether.coop
Prep time30 minutes
Cooking time
Total time30 minutes

Description

This traditional Middle Eastern salad goes well with many Mediterranean-inspired dishes, like lentil soup, lemon chicken, lamb dishes or kebabs. Add chunks of feta cheese or Kalamata olives to add more complex flavors and serve with lemon wedges.

Ingredients

1/2 pound
lettuce, romaine (chopped into bite-sized pieces)
1  
cucumber (diced into 1/2-inch pieces)
1  
tomato (chopped)
3  
scallion (diced)
1 cup
parsley, fresh (chopped)
1/2 cup
mint, fresh (chopped)
4 tablespoons
lemon juice
3 tablespoons
olive oil
1 tablespoon
garlic (minced)
   
salt (to taste)
   
black pepper (to taste )
1  
pita bread (toasted and broken into bite-sized pieces)

Instructions

In a large salad bowl, gently toss the romaine, cucumber, tomato, scallions, parsley and mint.

In a small bowl, mix together the lemon juice, olive oil, garlic and a pinch each of salt and black pepper. Toss the salad with some of the dressing, add the pita piece

Notes

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