Recipe: Yummy Yummy Diet Greek Salad

Yummy Diet Greek Salad. Greek salad or Khoriatiki salad is a salad in the Mediterranean cuisine. It's a well-known classic salad which is common not only in Greece but also in the Mediterranean region. Greek salad is made with pieces of tomatoes, red bell pepper, sliced cucumbers, onion, chickpeas, feta cheese, and olives, typically seasoned with salt and oregano.

Yummy Diet Greek Salad Every time I'd go to a restaurant to order a salad, the Greek one would always get overlooked. It was never "my style" of food. These recipes are full of tangy feta and briny olives, which pair well with proteins like grilled chicken or salmon. You can cook Yummy Diet Greek Salad using 14 ingredients and 3 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of Yummy Diet Greek Salad

  1. It’s 150 g of low-fat feta cheese, cubed.
  2. Prepare 1 of lettuce head, cut into small pieces.
  3. It’s 4 of medium tomatoes, cubed.
  4. Prepare 4 of medium cucumbers, sliced.
  5. You need 1 of small red onion, cut into rings.
  6. Prepare 1 of green bell peppers, cut into thin rings (optional).
  7. Prepare 10 of black olives, pits removed.
  8. It’s of mint leaves optional.
  9. You need of Dressing:.
  10. You need 3 tablespoons of olive oil.
  11. You need 1 tablespoon of lemon juice.
  12. Prepare 1 tablespoon of red vinegar.
  13. Prepare 1 teaspoon of dried oregano.
  14. It’s of salt to taste.

What to Serve with this Greek Orzo Salad. A bowl of soup and a salad doesn't have to be a boring house salad and a can of soup! This lentil stew is so healthy and the perfect comfort food. It pairs so well with the Greek orzo salad.

Yummy Diet Greek Salad instructions

  1. In a small bowl, mix the dressing ingredients together until well combined..
  2. Place all the salad ingredients, except the black olives and feta cheese, in a large bowl and pour the dressing over them..
  3. Toss gently to combine. Arrange the olives and feta cheese on top and serve..

Pour a glass of wine and put on Mamma Mia! Sounds like a fun evening to me! Juicy grilled Greek chicken salad with avocado and Kalamata olives is a delicious, healthy and easy lunch or dinner recipe. Greek salad is a constant in our lives. I make it pretty much twice a week without fail as an easy side dish to grilled chicken, steak or pork and it makes the most delicious lunch served with toasted pita bread.