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rememberpurpleronnie Mon 17-Apr-17 21:09:25

I like salads which are interesting and fill me up. I hate a plate of just greenery, but I do like the opportunity to get some veg in me. Please share your good salad recipes. Here's my current favourite-
Red onion/ tablespoon balsamic- bake 15mins, add handful cherry tomatoes and continue to bake until these burst open. Meanwhile - add olive oil to rocket, cut an avocado into chunks and fry some bacon lardons. Cut half a block of Greek salad cheese (bit like feta) into chunks. Pile onto plate. Add a tin of cooked green lentils to tomato and onion mix to warm through, then put on top. Really filling and tasty!

dudsville Mon 17-Apr-17 21:13:22

I throw everything in. Boiled eggs rolled in salt and pepper. Cheese. Humus. Cous cous. Olives. Red pepper. Spinach. Rocket. Shaved carrot. Beetroot. Olive oil and basalmic. A side of tuna mayo. Any other veg! I love it all mixed in.

Wolfiefan Mon 17-Apr-17 21:14:09

I love the book salad love! Can't remember who by. Lots of ideas.

Ellieboolou27 Mon 17-Apr-17 21:14:33

Beetroot, red onion, balsamic, olive oil, new potatoes, coriander, you can add anything else such as watercress and boiled eggs, sounds vile but it is so good.

Crispbutty Mon 17-Apr-17 21:16:46

Russian salad

New potatoes peeled and cubed
Boiled egg chopped
Tun of Tuna
Mixed veg (peas green beans and carrots) defrosted

Lovely Spanish tapas dish smile

BasicBetty Tue 18-Apr-17 12:20:12

This is gorgeous.

foodiemama26 Sat 22-Apr-17 13:14:14

I love spicy roasted veg and feta salad. I roast red and white onion, courgette, butter nut squash, peppers and carrots with hot paprika and garlic and serve on a mix of spinach and rocket with crumbled feta on top. As a side dish we love rocket, pear and parmigiana salad.

user1482079332 Sat 22-Apr-17 13:18:04

Always add houllumi to everything

QuiteLikely5 Sat 22-Apr-17 13:19:53

Tuna Mayo, lettuce, cheese, cucumber, beetroot, red peppers, slaw, cherry toms, boiled eggs

Absolutely delicious

DellaPorter Sun 23-Apr-17 11:19:46

I like left over roast garlic potato or sweet potato chunks dressed with oil and vinegar, thinly sliced red onion, feta and dark green leaves like spinach or rocket

A deconstructed pesto - tomato, onion, cucumber, basil leaves, mozzarella, pine kernels and a dressing including a squirt of mayo and a spoonful of pesto

Walnuts, chickpeas, radishes - all nice in salad

Couscous with lots of fresh herbs, soaked sultanas, chopped peppers of all colours, spring onions

AtleastitsnotMonday Sun 23-Apr-17 19:50:40

Spinach, roasted sweet potato, red peppers, finely chopped pickled gherkins and celery with balsamic vinegar and chickpeas roasted in paprika.

Dancergirl Mon 24-Apr-17 13:34:46

I made this one up:

Lightly cooked green/French beans cooled. Toss in a bit of olive oil and chilli (I use easy chilli in a jar). Add chopped pecan nuts. Delicious!

TyneTeas Mon 24-Apr-17 22:26:10

This salsa salad is one of my favourites, tomatoes, cucumber, spring onions, chillies, coriander, parsley, pepper and lemon juice, lovely in wraps

MingeFog Mon 24-Apr-17 22:31:29

I went to a gathering where a Turkish friend-of-a-friend had made a delicious salad; she said it was a Turkish recipe but I've not seen it anywhere - made it many times though, and everyone loves it.

Green beans, kidney beans, sweetcorn, cucumber, beetroot, and baby new potatos, in a balsamic/oil dressing. So yummy!

MingeFog Mon 24-Apr-17 22:31:59

Ah, and red pepper! Forgot about that!

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