Mediterranean Salad – 21 Day Fix Approved

Mediterranean Salad – 21 Day Fix Approved

Ingredients

Dressing:

  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • Juice from 1/2 medium lemon (or 2 Tablespoons lemon juice)
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

Salad:

  • 2 cups chopped grape tomatoes
  • 2 cups seedless cucumber, cut in half lengthwise, sliced into half moons (English, Hot House, Persian are all seedless varieties)
  • 1 cup orange bell pepper, cut into matchstick pieces (about 1 large pepper)
  • 1 cup thinly sliced red onion (about 1 medium)
  • 1 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 1 Tablespoon dried oregano (or 1/4 cup fresh)
  • 1 Tablespoon dried mint (or ¼ cup chopped fresh mint)
  1. In a small bowl, whisk the ingredients for the dressing.  Set aside.
  2. Combine the tomatoes, cucumber, bell pepper, onion, cheese, oregano and mint in a large salad bowl.  Toss gently to combine.
  3. Drizzle salad with dressing; Toss to blend. Allow to sit at room temperature for 30 minutes so flavors combine.