Recipe: Strawberry and Rocket Salad


dreamstime_xxl_55316372

Don’t reserve strawberries just for  pavlova – liven up your salads with a few colourful berries.

 Recipe: Jane Bellerby

INGREDIENTS

400g rocket/arugula
200g strawberries
2 tbsp balsamic vinegar
2 tbsp olive oil
1/4 tsp salt
1/4 tsp pepper
Optional: ricotta, pomegranate seeds

METHOD

Wash and dry the arugula, and rinse, hull and slice the strawberries. Soak the strawberries in 1 tbsp of the vinegar in a bowl for 10 minutes. In a separate bowl whisk together the remaining vinegar, olive oil, salt and pepper. Add the arugula and vinaigrette to the bowl of strawberries and toss. You can add in a handful of pomegranate seeds and top with spoonfuls of ricotta to finish.

READ MORE

 

How to create the perfect salad

Recipe: Zesty Scallop and Microgreen Salad

The 10 best lettuces for the healthiest 365-day salad supply

 

More stories you might like:
9 tips for growing beetroot plus 3 easy beetroot recipes

NZ Lifestyle Block This article first appeared in NZ Lifestyle Block Magazine.
Discuss This Article

View by Publication

NZ Life and Leisure    NZ Lifestyle Block
Loading cart ...
Send this to a friend